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FORD: Nebo style mussels a perfect treat from Maine

I try to keep my columns local, but every once in a while I run across a foodie adventure that just begs to be shared. Such is the case with the famed Nebo Lodge on North Haven Island in Maine.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Recipes

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Weighing In: Thoughts shifting toward healthier

This week, we begin a series on mental health. It's an opportunity to explore several issues related to the topic such as faith, stigma, lack of funding and disparities.


Related Topix: Tyler, TX, Life, Food, Pilates, Fitness

Daily Reporter

Slow Money invests in local food enterprises; Vermont to launch network this month

In this Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 photo, Angie Trombley carries a crate of Islanders, purple-colored heirloom peppers, grown in a caterpillar-style greenhouse at the Squire Tarbox Farm on Westport Island, Maine.


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The Beaumont Enterprise


In this Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 photo, Angie Trombley carries a crate of Islanders, purple-colored heirloom peppers, grown in a caterpillar-style greenhouse at the Squire Tarbox Farm on Westport Island, Maine.


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Reason Magazine

First Annual Food Freedom Fest Offers Reasons for Optimism

Last weekend, I had the honor of taking part in the Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund 's first annual Food Freedom Fest . The two-day event, held in Staunton, Virginia, brought together an estimated 200 supporters of food freedom from as far away as California.


Related Topix: Staunton, VA, Agriculture, Science, US Politics, Representative Thomas Massie, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law, Life, Food

Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Bennington Banner

SerVermont AmeriCorps VISTAS settle into Bennington

As they prepare for a full year of building capacity within some of the town's nonprofits and public organizations, the three VISTAs visited the state capital for their first time on Friday. The VISTAs joined Gov. Peter Shumlin, legislative leaders and other members of various AmeriCorps programs from around the state in Montpelier to take part in the National Swearing-in Ceremony to celebrate AmeriCorps' 20th anniversary.


Related Topix: Bennington, VT, US Governors, Peter Shumlin, Montpelier, VT, Bennington County, VT, Life, Food


Marlow Goods offers farm-to-table purses

Is fashion the next step for the farm-to-table trend? Brooklyn couple Kate Huling and Andrew Tarlow have created a line of handbags made with ultra local leather called Marlow Goods . Tarlow is behind a number of locally-minded restaurants, including Roman's, Diner and Marlow & Sons.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Slow Food

Grub Street

Tavern on the Green Finally Admits It Has a Problem

The long-in-the-works revival of Tavern on the Green , which at least had an auspicious springtime debut, has now lost Katy Sparks , the veteran New York chef who sought to imbue the iconic restaurant's menu with a locavore feel . Cooks served dishes made with vegetables from local farms, with touches of things like Nettle Meadow kunik cheese and Mast Brothers Chocolate, and the menu overhaul was just one part of a more complete renovation, but critics were not kind to the reboot.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, New York, Chocolate


Mapping 'Diversity of Participation' in Networked Media Environments

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. In the United States the transition to an increasingly digital communication environment under pro-market policies has challenged traditional formulations of media diversity and localism regulation centered on content origination requirements and media ownership.


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WBUR-AM Boston

Farm Freshness In An Urban Sprawl: Boston's 5th Local Food Festival Gets Cookin' Sunday

The 5th Boston local food festival gets underway Sunday on the Rose Kennedy Greenway, showcasing farmers, food trucks, cooking demonstrations and more. John Lee, general manager of Allendale Farm on the Boston/Brookline line, joins Morning Edition to talk about the explosion of interest in the local food movement he's witnessed recently, and for Bostonians, it's hard to get more local than Allendale.


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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Yellow squash soup

I'm a locavore . And I don't just say that because it is a trendy thing. Mind you, I am glad that eating local foods has become more popular.


Related Topix: Soup, Life, Agriculture, Science, Recipes

The Harbor Times Soup

Cow tales

If, sometime this month, you walk into the art gallery that Maine Farmland Trust operates in downtown Belfast, you will view numerous images of cows. Perhaps it stems from childhood.


Related Topix: Maine, Belfast, ME, Agriculture, Science, Drink, Milk, Life, Food, Beals, ME

WTOP-FM Washington

Experts on the full-circle effect of food

Chef Spike Gjerde's 14-ounce dry-aged ribeye has been "a mainstay" on Woodberry Kitchen's menu over the years. The meat, which hails from a farm in Baltimore County, is prepared in a cast iron skillet and is basted with butter, garlic and herbs.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Agriculture, Science, Home Gardening, Home, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Foster's Daily Democrat

Mana s new best friend? Residents can now have chickens as pets

Score a point for fresh eggs and the local food movement. The city council approved an ordinance last week that allows many Sanford-Springvale residents to raise domestic chickens.


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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Toronto's hip Drake travels to wine region

The eclectic, unconventional Drake Devonshire Inn, a countryside expansion of Toronto's hip Drake Hotel, is opening Sept. 15 in the wine region of Prince Edward County on the shore of Lake Ontario.


Related Topix: Prince Edward County, VA, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Travel

Thomasville Times

Recreating the Chair City

This single concept is one that pervades many of what Grace Kanoy calls her crazy ideas for recreating the Chair City. Grace and Cary Kanoy are videographers who capture the landscape of places all over the world - including Thomasville - with their cameras.


Related Topix: Thomasville, NC, Cary, NC, Davidson County, NC, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Lake Oswego Review

Live Music

Formed in 2010 in Ann Arbor, Mich., The Appleseed Collective plays bluegrass, ragtime, Dixieland, Gypsy jazz and western swing. The band actually embodies its left-leaning name, going so far as to only eat locally grown food when possible.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Pop/Rock

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Progressive Farmer

An "Alaska-Sized Debate" About the Meaning of Local

Capitalizing on a generous school-lunch program and an initiative that doubles the value of food stamps at farmers' markets, activists are making progress in encouraging Alaskan farmers to grow more of the state's food.


Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, California, California Government, US News, United States Department of Agriculture


Where to Eat in Montreal Now

That Montreal's food scene is impressive is hardly news, but a spate of new restaurants embracing the locavore ethos means there are more reasons than ever to visit this island city.


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The Star Online

Agriculture contributes nearly $100 million to county's economy

Greg Traywick, Cleveland County Cooperative Extension Director, said agriculture contributes nearly $100 million to the county's economy each year.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Cleveland County, NC, Life, Food, US News, United States Department of Agriculture