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Modern Farmer’s Vibrant Muck Boot: Fully insulated waterproof boots ready for hard work outdoors or a casual walk in the rain

Modern Farmer's Vibrant Muck Boot


The Original Muck Boot Company has been making durable, weather-proof boots since 1999, supplying farmers, gardeners and hunters with an effective footing outdoors. It only makes sense then that they would partner with CH favorite Continue Reading…


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A Film About Coffee: Telling the story of the specialty trade, from farmers to baristas

A Film About Coffee


by Chérmelle D. Edwards By profession he’s a commercial director, but by passion he’s a filmmaker. Brandon Loper’s “A Film About Coffee” is a visual love letter about the…

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California might try and send water uphill through the state’s aqueduct to bail out farmers

Water naturally likes to go down, but engineers in California are trying to reverse that reality in the midst of a drought that’s crippling the state’s resources. A new plan involves a series of diesel-powered pumps that would send water back up a section of the state’s aqueduct, watering fields and keeping the economy humming in the process. The aqueduct would typically send water down the 420-mile system, and it’s not exactly built to go the other way, reports the Associated Press.

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Word of Mouth: Santa Barbara: Wine tasting, farmers markets and local secrets in our guide to this city by the sea

Word of Mouth: Santa Barbara


In the Southern California city of Santa Barbara, exploring the picturesque mountains, surf beaches and harbor only tells part of the story. The town boasts a world-class museum, lush botanical gardens and a historic mission; plus its close proximity to fruitful farmlands and ideal climate for vineyards has made the…

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Petal by Pedal: Fresh, seasonal flowers from local farmers, delivered by bike throughout Manhattan

Petal by Pedal


In today’s culture, sending flowers has become a monotonous act that has lost some of its meaning; another chore to cross off the to-do list made easy through various methods: online sites, Whole Foods, even the bodega across the street. Trying to re-inject…

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Cool Hunting Video: NW Cannabis Market: Farm-to-table takes a different meaning in our look at this Seattle farmers market

Cool Hunting Video: NW Cannabis Market


During our recent visit to Seattle, WA we stopped by an unusual farmers market, where instead of tomatoes and tangerines, customers can purchase medical cannabis. The NW Cannabis Market, open seven days a week at…

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Jake Dugard: Ruston Farmer’s Market Identity and Collateral

Designer Jake Dugard (previously posted here) developed the identity and collateral for the Ruston Farmer’s Market. I especially love the bags!


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Switchel: The old-fashioned farmer’s refresher mixed with spirits at Brooklyn’s Prospect restaurant

Switchel

While learning how to properly brine and prepare a Thanksgiving turkey during a cooking class at the new Prospect restaurant in Brooklyn we also had the pleasure of discovering Switchel, an “American heritage” beverage from Vermont. The restaurant serves up this variation of the vaguely sweet, vinegar-based refresher as…

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