"...The agency, citing an unnamed court order, also wouldn't provide addresses to both Travis County and Austin Water Utility. And in my own reporting, I received none of the Wildlife Services records requested under the Freedom of Information Act by the Department of Justice's recommended deadline..."
"...Patrick Whitehead, owner of Blue Ostrich Winery in St. Jo, is one of the opponents who believes the current 75% law is necessary to allow winemakers the flexibility and creative freedom needed to craft blends...."
"...So here's a style tip so those shortalls don't go to waste. Wear them with some beat-up Ropers to the East Austin Urban Farm Tour, Farmhouse Delivery's annual event benefiting the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance...."
"... The four participating farms will also be offering guided tours of the properties and other educational opportunities (we are not counting Instagram photo-ops as “educational” opportunities, but you do you). The $55 ticket benefits the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance and its work to support independent family farms...."
"...Wildfire spins succinct and hard-edged with a prevailing thrust of personal freedom. In the band's more elaborate moments, they channel the whistles and whips of Morricone's spaghetti Western landscapes into Southwestern outlaw ballads..."
"...The proceeds of this year's tour will benefit the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, a national nonprofit that advocates practical policies for small, independent family farms and ranches, supporting a healthy and productive food system for us all. The tour is $50 for adults, and kids 10 and under get in free..."
"...Proceeds will benefit the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, a national organization that supports independent farmers, ranchers, livestock owners, and homesteaders while promoting policies for local and diversified agricultural systems. "The best chefs in the city of Austin not only give their time, but their reputation to this event in support of the local farming community and of the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance who fought like hell for us," adds Barger..."
"...Hate that I missed Sunday's Vaca y Vino benefit for Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, but that means I'll have to make an extra effort to attend Austin's other favorite beef-centric cooking event, Live Fire! at the Salt Lick Pavilion on April 17. Tickets are still available at www.austinfoodwinealliance.org...."
"...Testimony was impassioned with both sides bringing out their heavy hitters. Advocates of the updated code included Paula Foore of Springdale Farm, the Natural Gardener's John Dromgoole, Judith McGeary of Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, HausBar Farms neighbor Laura Smith, who provided a video compilation of interviews with neighbors of the farm, and Julian Limon Fernandez, who punctuated his testimony with serenading conjunto band Los Texas Wranglers...."
"...There were eight participants in Monday's private meeting, mediated by former state District Judge Bob Perkins. In support of the proposed revisions were Paula Foore of Springdale Farm, Judith McGeary of Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, Katherine Nicely of the Sustainable Food Policy Board, and Govalle Neighborhood Association Chair Nine Francois..."
"...Nonprofit leaders, farmers and ranchers, and local food activists will gather at the Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center (1408 Chesnut in Bastrop) on Sept. 22-23 for the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA) annual conference...."
"...His happy, healthy hens lay Jeremiah Cunningham's World's Best Eggs, named and classified as such because the ethics and quality of Jerry's hard work and beliefs are evident in every dozen. Jerry was active in Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, Slow Money, Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, and Austin Permaculture Guild..."
"...These bills undoubtedly increase support to small family farms, though the session was not without its disappointments. According to Judith McGeary, executive director of the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance: “The local food movement is growing by leaps and bounds..."
"...HB 1392, the Department of State Health Services Better Communications Act, was also voted to pass through the House. According to Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance’s Executive Director Judith McGeary, “The DSHS Better Communications bill, by Rep..."
"...The event was the second annual Vaca y Vino, a benefit for the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA), a national organization that supports independent ranchers and farmers in promoting a healthy food supply for American diners. The idea for the event stemmed from one of the grilling methods detailed in Argentine chef and culinary trendmaker Francis Mallmann's award-winning cookbook, Seven Fires: Grilling the Argentine Way (Artisan). Mallmann himself demonstrated the vaca entera or "entire cow" style of cooking during an appearance at Central Market's Passport Argentina a few years back, and local chefs have been keen on the technique ever since..."
"...Both the Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association and Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA) registered in opposition to HB 2311 at the House Agriculture Committee hearing. FARFA’s Executive Director Judith McGeary affirms, “We hope that the legislators will take a hard look at this issue before rushing to give the state agency a blank check to adopt federal regulations on an in-state basis.”..."
"...› Vaca y Vino This Argentine-style party offers beef cooked over live fire complemented by wines from Argentina, all to benefit the Farm & Ranch Freedom Alliance. Sun., April 21, 1-4pm..."
"...Lambert's Downtown Barbecue co-owners Chef Larry McGuire and third-generation rancher Will Bridges host an Argentine-style live fire cook-out in the Bridges ranch pasture to benefit the Farm & Ranch Freedom Alliance...."
"...EAUFT planners encourage participants to either bike or park at one location and walk the neigborhood; the tour goes on, rain or shine. Proceeds benefit the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, an organization that advocates for independent farms and the improvement of the American food system for consumers while promoting sensible, diversified agricultural policies..."
"...Both small farmers and local food consumers are encouraged to attend Wednesday's hearings, and many more are gathering today at the Local Foods Citizens Lobbying Day, organized by Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA). Grassroots supporters for local farmers and the local food system have been active this legislative session, both calling and showing up at the Capitol in person...."