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Harmony Valley

By Ashley Heaton, August 5, 2010  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Ashley Heaton

Local Vendor Highlight: Harmony Valley Richard de Wilde & Andrea Yoder Viroqua, WI Richard de Wilde has farmed high-quality produce on 140 acres of organic land for over twenty years. Not only is organic farming important, says de Wilde, but so is buying local.  The farmers at Harmony Valley also believe that buying local enables shoppers to trace their food, know who grew it, find out where it came from and have that connection. What’s de Wilde’s favorite part about organic farming? “Knowing we have a positive influence on so many lives by providing delicious and nutritious food.” Learn more about Harmony Valley and Richard de Wilde in this short video. Don’t live close enough to experience their produce yourself? We’ve got local vendors all around the country growing great food just like this. Check your local store for what’s available in your neck of the woods.
Category: Local

 

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Fair Trade says ...
Harmony Valley looks just as idyllic as its name suggests!
08/05/2010 5:16:43 AM CDT