If Florida’s Tampa Bay turns out to be merely the “tip of the iceberg”, good luck finding locally sourced fresh foods.
Fermenting foods has long been an important technique for extending the life of foods well beyond their harvest season. Otherwise, as humans, we would have very little to eat in the winter and probably suffer from unpleasant nutritional deficiencies like scurvy.
Farmer Rick Steffen, and culinary instructor Katherine Deumling share their views about the future of small family farms.
As a new USDA report documents for the first time the economic value of the local food economy, a local organization helps build deeper connections around local food.
Shot on location in an alternate universe between time and space, poetic moments of life are snapped into consciousness…
December 23, 2010 A group of middle school photography students from the University School of Nashville went to their local farmers market to snap pictures and ask a variety of questions of the farmers and vendors, such as buying local food over food being distributed from as far away as New Zealand. The result was […]
This projects helps young people learn leadership and farming skills, while at the same time helping their community.
Organic farmer Steven Schwen plows a different path with a strong connection to the land and sustainable food.
Farmers markets are growing robustly throughout the country.This farmer attests to that.
Tons of tomatoes, and over 70 different varieties are represented at this tomato fest. These farm fresh tomatoes have character, beauty, and yes, even charm. It was back in May. Or maybe it was June. I passed by a group of folks selling plants for a community fundraiser. It was a good cause and I […]