Monthly Archives: June 2010

Dinner at the Farm

One summer, when I was lamenting that I did not have my act together in time to plant my vegetable garden, Mike Kandefer (co-founder of Urban Oaks Organic Farm in New Britain, CT) responded, “Don’t worry. Let us be your garden!” Many years later, garden or not, Urban Oaks is my number one resource for […]

Making A Difference In Vancouver

Michelle Obama, Michael Pollan and Jamie Oliver are putting the health of our nation and our food system on the national agenda. But true change will require more than a few powerful figureheads, will encompass more than our own backyards, and will come from the efforts of more than foodies and educators. A recent trip […]