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Standing Up for Small Farms at the Oregon Legislature

by Natalie Danielson, Central Oregon Organizer for Friends Of Family Farms Rising land prices, too little water, too much water (or snow!), climate change, one-size-fits all regulations…in the midst of all these threats and more, how can our community work together to protect Oregon’s agricultural legacy? As a grassroots organization, we at Friends of Family Farmers (FoFF) strive to listen, to mobilize and be the voice for Oregon family farmers who responsibly steward their land…

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Sprouting Up in Bend

Farm Fresh at Your Fingertips by NATHANIEL COX, Founder & CEO of Sprout I started my career as a Chef and Pastry Chef in Sydney Australia, 1999. It was a time of food fascination and the birth of Chef Rockstardom that still lives on today. The blood, sweat and tears of the culinary scene at that time is the backbone for all things chefy today. After 17 years of globetrotting and using my culinary talents…