PHOTOS: Maple syrup season starts with a tap in Bow

By on Mar 8, 2016 in Multimedia | 0 comments

Gov. Maggie Hassan commemorated the start of maple syruping in New Hampshire at Treat’s Sugarhouse in Bow on Monday afternoon. She spoke about the importance of agriculture in New Hampshire’s economy, culture and environment.    

Sunday bunny

By on Feb 28, 2016 in Multimedia | 1 comment

While waiting for Carole Soule at her farm today, I made friends with her bunny, which stuck out its tongue at me. Imagine that?

Pigs and NHPR

By on Feb 25, 2016 in Multimedia, Uncategorized | 0 comments

“A Pig’s Life: From piglet to pork chop” got a little press today on NHPR’s Foodstuffs segment. I chatted with All Things Considered host Peter Biello about what drove me to pursue this project. Check it out: http://nhpr.org/post/foodstuffs-life-pig-raised-slaughter.  

Pig Vid

By on Jan 18, 2016 in Multimedia | 1 comment

Part of the purpose of this blog is for New Hampshirites to get to know their farms and food – up close! These are three pigs at Inheritance Farm in Chichester, where they will be living until March 8th, their date for graduation to “freezer school.” Keep your snouts out for a story over the next few days about Inheritance Farm owners Sam and Erin Schreier, who are actively practicing permaculture.