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Cheaper by the Dozen

Posted On: May 11th, 2011

From Newsweek

When I was in my early 20s, my good buddy McGee generously moved to a penthouse apartment in Paris for three years. On the first of my (numerous) visits, we went out for “French” pizza, and when it arrived, I was a tad unnerved to find that it was crowned with a fried egg. Now, the two of us had eaten plenty of eggs together—but we usually did so at, say, 3 in the morning, at the Waffle House, and I was unaccustomed to seeing them on a plate with anything other than bacon and toast.

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Meeker Days – Antique Tractor Lineup Honors Our Farming Heritage

Posted On: May 11th, 2011

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Oregon Tilth Certification

Posted On: May 6th, 2011

Oregon Tilth provides organic certification services to organic growers, processors, and handlers internationally. Oregon Tilth has standards equal to, and in many cases, above that of the USDA. Read the rest of this entry »

Salmon Safe Certification

Posted On: May 6th, 2011

Salmon-Safe is a nonprofit, devoted to restoring agricultural and urban watersheds so salmon can spawn and thrive. Read the rest of this entry »

HFAC (Humane Farm Animal Care) Certification

Posted On: May 6th, 2011

The HFAC is the only farm animal welfare and food labeling program in the U.S.. Wilcox Farms has earned this certification by ensuring humane eating, sleeping, and brooding conditions for all of the hen laying houses. Read the rest of this entry »

Food Alliance Certification

Posted On: May 6th, 2011

Food Alliance is a nonprofit organization that certifies farms, ranches, and food handlers for sustainable agricultural and facility management practices. Read the rest of this entry »

Pierce County READS

Posted On: May 6th, 2011

Five days and counting until the launch of our fourth annual Pierce County READS event! You will be receiving copies of some of our collateral materials for further distribution by the end of this week. Click here for the Pierce County READS info. We will have the 2011 full content live by the end of this week. Please link to this page from your site.

Please let your Pierce County Library READS contact (our team is in the copy of this message) know if you have questions, would like further info, etc. Thank you for your continued partnership!