• Lexicon of Sustainability

    The Story of an Egg: Can learning the meaning of a single term actually help change the food system? David Evans and Alexis Koefoed think so. These poultry farmers explain the real story behind such terms as cage free, free range, and pasture raised so that consumers can make informed decisions when they go to their local supermarket.

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    Spending extra money for healthier, more nourishing chickens and eggs? Wanting to support those who are kinder to their chickens? Do you think cage free and range free on the carton provides these things? Watch this short video for the actual definitions of cage free, range free, and pastured. You might be surprised. Theres no need to be discouraged. There are plenty of people who gi

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    #10. "Pasture Management" David Evans, Marin Sun Farm. Inverness, CA. Information artwork by Douglas Gayeton for the Lexicon of Sustainability project.

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