All this raw weather and snow makes it a good day to catch up on some farm related reading (or work in the greenhouse). Local Harvest covers the logistics of setting up successful multi-farm CSA programs. A few area farms are beginning to use this type of collaborative marketing to broaden the diversity of products offered to customers. Order the book or download a pdf version here.
The release date for Farmer Jane is May 1st. From Farmer Jane's website: "Women are passionate advocates for sustainable food and farming and have been changing the way America eats and farms for decades. Farmer Jane tells 30 such stories of some exceptional women leaders that are working on this change by farming, educating, advocating, and/or transforming how we eat through their food businesses."