Columnist Ryan Taylor writes about life in the country.
Rather than focusing on skill-and-drill lessons, students at Roots in grades 9-12 will tackle farm projects.
A study by Ecotrust, a Portland non-profit, says a more cohesive regional food system will support m
Columnist Ryan Taylor writes about living in the country.
The USDA study predicts nearly 58,000 job openings annually through 2020 in food, agriculture, natural resources and environmental fields – and not nearly enough college graduates to fill them.
For small farms, the local markets provide exposure in addition to cash sales.