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Pam Tinnin

Laurelwood Farm Follies By Pam Tinnin Pam Tinnin and her husband Zack raise organic produce and Barbados Blackbelly sheep on 106 mountain acres 80 miles north of San Francisco. The ranch is rocky and steep with trees, mostly a variety of oaks and a few pines. It also has olive, persimmon, ...

Sheila Julson

Return to Our Roots By Sheila Julson For three summer seasons, I had a gratifying role of interviewing farmers for a feature series I wrote for a community newspaper. I became somewhat of a “farmer stalker” as I scoped out vendors to interview at area farmers’ markets. I had to ...

Brandon Dinsmore

  Learning to Be Human By Brandon Dinsmore I have a goal of as much self-reliance as possible while living a creative and fun life with my wife and, one day, kids. I write about gardening with permaculture, raising livestock, and DIY tips and tricks, as well as produce music, design ...

Coalyard Charlie

Cooking With Charlie By Coalyard Charlie Born and raised in Rome, New York, I used to go up to my cousin's farm. Ernestine lived in “C”-ville (which is Constableville, New York, in what is known as the Tug Hill area). I would go in the summer to help out with haying, milking, ...

Crystal Bailey

Novice Naturalist By Crystal Bailey Crystal grew up in northeast Iowa and then attended Iowa State University. She graduated with a Forestry degree, with an Interpretation emphasis. She lives with her high school sweetheart, Zach, in central Arkansas, and works for the U.S. Forest Service ...

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