Category Archives: Media

2012 Summer Drought is a tough year for LotFotL Community Farm

Abe Lubetkin from WISN Channel 12 was out to LotFotL Community Farm on July 9, 2012 to talk about how drought is effecting our farm. This year won’t be easy for us, but we will continue to do the best we can and get veggies to our members.

Here is the video clip that aired. Take a look

The Farm Bill – Resources for Today

Today, Friday, May 18, 2012, the House Subcommittee on Agriculture will be holding public hearings in Washington, DC on the 2012 Farm Bill.

These are the people to talk to!

You are encouraged to contact your legislators on this issue so that you can tell them what you would like to see in the bill (and what should be left out).

Some of the issues that are of concern to Community Supported Agriculture and sustainable farming interests are highlighted in this summary page from National Sustainable Agriculture Commission.

Unfortunately, the Farm Bill is already the subject of partisan politics and is one of the tools being used to highlight the faults of opponents on both sides.

Don

Young farmer, old traditions

This Article was printed in June of 2011, in the Bay View Compass.

 

Tim Huth leans against a pickup truck and gazes across the gentle waves of green flora growing from the fields on his farm. Fjord horses trot freely in the distance against a crisp June sky. Content with his slice of life and the career path he has chosen, Huth, 31, takes a sip from his can of PBR.