Fall in Love

The chestnuts at Nella Chestnut Farm, and the best ways to cook them....

Finding Ground

In early March, thick raindrops fall as we duck in and out of shared crop houses full of promise. “It’s basically a giant scallion,” observes Dan Sullivan, 32, of Black Locust Farm, as he points out the two beds of Spanish onions he planted during a sunbreak the previous day. “Nobody grows these except Conserva PDX.”...

Cascade Farm

For meat lovers looking to get closer to their food source, buying meat directly from the farmer is the only way to go....

Gate to Plate

Timberline Lodge stays close to home with a new rancher-direct beef program....

Bittersweet

Southern Oregon, from near Bandon down to Gold Beach, is cranberry country. Growers in Coos and Curry counties produce about 95 percent of our state’s 40-million-pound cranberry harvest, which accounts for approximately 7 percent of the nation’s total cranberry production....

Brewing with the Grain

Quick: When's the last time you ate barley? If you're an average Oregonian, it wasn't that long ago. And you didn't eat it; you drank it in a craft beer....

Wild Garden Seed

Frank Morton started saving his own seed as a salad farmer. He later started Wild Garden Seed, which catalogs and sells an extensive list of organic seeds. Morton also works tirelessly for the rights of organic growers, pushing back against strong forces that threaten the integrity of their crops and their livelihoods....

Gales Meadow Farm

When Anne and Rene’ Berblinger of Gales Meadow Farm bought their land in 1991, they imagined they’d work as small-scale hobby farmers. But farming quickly developed into a serious passion, driven by a desire to take care of the land and pass on the wisdom of organic farming....

Our Table Cooperative

Our Table Cooperative is a farm operating uniquely through a cooperative model, offering membership to its 12 workers on the farm, other regional producers, and customers. It takes a view of the farm as a single, whole organism through organic and biodyanmic approaches....

Sun Gold Farm

Sun Gold Farm is a family farm that successfully transitioned away from conventional dairy and began selling its produce at farmer's markets and through a popular CSA....