- High tunnels extend growing season for Portland farmers Updated: Sep-03-15 12:13 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Cully neighborhood isn't one of Portland's celebrated areas, yet. Crime, poverty and neglected properties leave it a bit rough around the edges.
- South Dakota State Fair kicks off in Huron Updated: Sep-03-15 6:43 am
HURON, South Dakota - The 2015 South Dakota State Fair kicks off Thursday and runs through Monday.
- University of Maine System to use a fifth local food by 2020 Updated: Aug-31-15 1:11 pm
BANGOR, Maine - Officials with the University of Maine System say the state's public universities are launching a program to use local growers and producers for a fifth of their dining hall expenditures by 2020.
- Johnson City farmers markets no longer just a niche movement Updated: Aug-22-15 11:16 am
JOHNSON CITY, Tennessee - Nearly every area community has its own farmers market or some gathering place where local produce growers can collect and sell products made or cultivated with their own two hands.
- Chefs ramp up 'farm-to-table' meals with restaurant gardens Updated: Aug-22-15 11:04 am
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Tucked alongside The Point at Phoebus restaurant is a mini-garden bursting with basil, thyme and green peppers. If you order a mojito inside at the bar, chances are good the mint probably was picked there.
- Garrett County aims to boost local food market Updated: Aug-14-15 2:03 am
OAKLAND, Maryland - Garrett County says it wants to expand production and consumption of locally produced food.
- Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma gets $55,000 Walmart grant Updated: Aug-11-15 9:28 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma has received a $55,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to fund a new employee who will work with retailers to secure more donated food.
- West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference Updated: Aug-10-15 2:08 am
INSTITUTE, West Virginia - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month.
- Chefs, activists shed light on Stikine, Taku rivers' future Updated: Aug-09-15 6:14 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - Concern for the future of clean water in Southeast Alaska brought together two seemingly unlikely groups - chefs and activists. Naturally, food was involved.