The Societal Ramifications & Consequences of the Making and Taking of Food

This site dedicated to the matters of food above and beyond the mere satiation of flavors on one's palette; but rather the ramifications to society from the consequences of how its' production, distribution, and nutrition affect living systems. How we sow, reap, harvest, legislate and base our economic systems on food is key to how we ultimately treat each other and the Earth.

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Small Scale Farming Waxes and Wanes

Per Marty Nemko, Career specialist ranking ten on More's top 10 Jobs for Women Over 40 is small scale farming which are growing at the rate of 10,000 per year! Hear Marty Sunday evenings at 7 -10 pm pacific time.

Small Scale Niche Farmer. This is for those with a passion for farming who want to start their own business. Earnings range from $26,800 to $76,230 with the top 10% earning over $97,000. Small farms are growing at the rate of 10,000 a year. 

Lita Epstein has written more than 25 books including "Surviving A Layoff: A Week-by-Week Guide to Getting Your Life Back Together" and "Working After Retirement for Dummies."