Communications pro combines creative drive with strategic development; excels at developing programs, making connections and crafting consistent, accessible content. Email: lisa AT lisa-writes.com
The spring showing of native plants and wildflowers along Bowen Branch in Owen County, Ky., is something to see. This natural display of diversity is just one reason landowners Connie May and Loren Curtis decided to put their property into an easement with Woods and Waters Land Trust.
Hobby Farms Presents: Growing Good is a twice-monthly podcast about small-scale farmers who are also working in the food system. I interview folks involved with building a local fibershed, introducing kids to farming, dismantling stereotypes, educating others and opening new market opportunities for more small-scale food producers.
Frankfort had a big year in local food in 2019. From new vendors and an increase in sales at the Franklin County Farmers Market to participation in the Local Foods, Local Places technical-assistance program, the community accomplished a lot in the past year.