Urban Farm Stand

An Urban Farmer in the City

For two years, urban farmer Amanda Morse has grown food almost year-round on her farm in Portland. She markets her food to local restaurants and to customers direct through her farm stand.

Food.Farmer.Earth Newsletter: Birth of a Restaurant

Food.Farmer.Earth Newsletter: Birth of a Restaurant

Food.Farmer.Earth Newsletter: Chef David Padberg demonstrates how to make his variation of the classic ham and cheese sandwich. Lisa Mygrant of the Raven & Rose restaurant shares her views on sustainable farming. The weekly roundup around the web, and coming next episodes on Food.Farmer.Earth.


Farm Stand in Vermont (video)

A recent visit to Vermont turned up an unexpected visit to a local farm stand that offered passersby a selection of fine local goods.

In Latino Gardens, Vegetables, Good Health and Savings Flourish

January 17, 2010 In neighborhoods where it has been hard to find fresh produce, a new organization, La Mesa Verde, helps put raised-bed vegetable gardens within reach – just outside their backdoor. “Nobody was going into the homes,” said Raul Lozano, 55, the son of farm workers, whose passion for gardening inspired him to form […]