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Month: July 2017

Local: Who is in the 1% of sheep milk cheese artisans in America?

Local: Who is in the 1% of sheep milk cheese artisans in America?

Since 99% of sheep cheese is imported, Rachel, daughter of the Stuart and Connie Veldhuizen, is carving out a local niche of domestic sheep milk cheeses on their family dairy farm outside of Dublin, Texas. Veldhuizen Cheese has a well-known history of farmstead, handcrafted artisan […]

What can be Found at Farmers Markets that is not at Grocery Stores?

What can be Found at Farmers Markets that is not at Grocery Stores?

“Did you find everything you were looking for?” asked the innocent grocery checker. I want to say that I was looking for the grass-fed beef that really should be behind that meat labels with graphics of cows standing in fields. I was also looking for […]