Your neighbor’s 50-year tomato tradition, the friend who works at the soup kitchen, the mom who plants a garden at school—these are our local heroes.
Farm To School Programs
Farm to School programs are popping up all over the United States. These programs connect schools with local farms with the objectives of serving healthy…
The New Lunch Lady
Ann Cooper has taken on school cafeterias across the country in a battle to improve lunches.
Charleston Tea Plantation
This South Carolina Tea Company is the the nation’s first and only commercial tea plantation.
Road Food: Mississippi Tamale Trail
The Mississippi Delta features one of the country’s oldest tamale-making cultures.
Heirloom Beans from Rancho Gordo
A specialty food company that sells more than 30 varieties of heirloom beans.
Cranmoor Township in the western Wisconsin is home to 15 cranberry growers, making it the largest inland cranberry-producing area in the world.