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  • Pittsburgh Growers Co-op initiative helps urban farmers thrive.

    Pittsburgh Growers Co-op initiative helps urban farmers thrive.

    by Nicolette Spudic, Pittsburgh Food Policy Council The Pittsburgh Food Policy Council (PFPC) and its Urban Agriculture Working Group (UAWG) teamed up with Grow Pittsburgh to create the Pittsburgh Growers Cooperative (PGC). Their pilot season [...]

  • A tour of California’s farm belt

    A tour of California’s farm belt

    Four Seasons Produce is a leader in both conventional and organic produce distribution. For the last 17 years, their vice president of business development, Wendell Hahn, has brought groups of 10 to 15 people to [...]

  • Becoming a  Preservationist

    Becoming a Preservationist

    As interest in local produce has increased over the years, so has people’s interest in preserving foods. It’s a natural step for anyone who values the connection to local foods in the summer to want [...]