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Meet the Modern Farmer Working to Increase Food Self-Reliance in Hawaii

Kahua Pa’a Mua’s executive director, David Fuertes, believes sustainability not only comes from connecting with... (more)

Libby Leonard
February 20, 2022
In Georgia, 19 Families Are Building a Farm to Feed Their Black...

The families co-own a 500-acre property in Toomsboro, Georgia, on which they’re building a safe... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
February 18, 2022
The Visionaries Running a Worm Farm In Prison

Sustainability programs in prisons can benefit the environment, society and incarcerated people alike.

Christopher Blackwell with Nick Hacheney
February 3, 2022
Back to School: Teaching Others to Take Back the Land

This climate farm school is showing people what it takes to be an environmentally friendly... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 30, 2022
Meet the Modern Farmer Working to Make Farmer Wellness Mainstream

Bethany Klapwyk aims to shift producers’ attitudes around their own health.

Lindsay Campbell
January 23, 2022
The Queer Farmers Reimagining American Agriculture

A nascent movement of LGBTQ+ farmers is working to build community in rural spaces and... (more)

Emma Banks
January 3, 2022
From Selling Wine to Picking Finger Limes

After early careers spent working in hospitality, ​​Tamer and Claire Harpke now specialize in growing... (more)

Lena Tzivekis
January 2, 2022
Creating a New Route for a Traditional Basque Spice

When she couldn’t find a local source for Piment d'Espelette, chef-turned-farmer Krissy Scommegna set out... (more)

Sophia F. Gottfried
December 26, 2021
Meet the Modern Farmer Saving Seeds of the African Diaspora

With Sistah Seeds, Amirah Mitchell aims to make culturally significant heirlooms more readily available.

Lindsay Campbell
December 11, 2021