General articles/news on or including Nick's Organic Farm:
LATEST: Nick was on Kojo! Describing climate change as a "crisis," and explaining how Nick's Organic Farm has had to adapt over the past two decades, Nick took part in a discussion entitled "How Does Climate Change Affect Agriculture in Our Region" on the Kojo Nnamdi Show on WAMU 88.5, Sept. 16, 2019. Clickhere to listen to the show. Click here for a transcript.
"Organic Market Enjoying Recent Upswing in Maryland," by Jonathan Cribbs, published on Sept. 29, 2017 in The Delmarva Farmer, available by clicking here.
"Reducing Climate Change with Healthy Soil" presentation for the conference "Scenario 300, Making Climate Cool! How We Can Bring Atmospheric Carbon Down . . . from 400 ppm to 300 ppm in the nick of time!," sponsored by the non-profit Biodiversity for a Livable Planet, April 30, 2017, Washington, DC. See Nick's presentation (minutes 29:45 - 48:32) here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-VYKgbT-fN8. Click here for Nick's talking points.
“What the Food Industry Doesn’t Want You To Know About Pesticides, Pt 1,” a segment of “Dr. Oz” (the TV show), originally aired on Nov. 5, 2013. Click here for a link. (Nick’s segment is right at the beginning.)
“Better Genes, Not Pills, for Healthier Animals,” by Don Comis, on the website of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Feb. 22, 2002. Available at: http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/pr/2002/020222.htm.
“Organic Grows on America!” (subhead on “Beefing Up Organic Herds”), by Marcia Wood, Lupe Chavez, Don Comis and Jennifer Arnold, originally published in the February 2002 issue of Agricultural Research magazine, and on the website of the USDA’s ARS. Available at: http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/ar/archive/feb02/amer0202.htm.
Press releases & statements from Nick's Organic Farm:
·“Farmer Nick Maravell Testifies Before Senate Subcommittee: Urges ‘Multiple Models Approach’ in Combating Water Pollution,” Press Release from Nick’s Organic Farm, Oct. 4, 2011. For full version, click here.
oClick here for the verbal summary of the Oct. 4, 2011 testimony.
Press releases about Nick's Organic Farm (released by others):
·“Secretary Vilsack Names Members to the National Organic Standards Board,” press release from the Agricultural Marketing Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Sept. 29, 2010, AMS No. 190-10. Available by clicking here.
*NOTE: Please note that, as an alternative to the web links listed above, the pdf document links below provide an alternate way to read the story about NOF that was published in Lancaster Farming in 2015.