November 8, 2012

Super Faminto: A Visit to the Ranch in Campininha, São Paulo

by Bryan Sanders

As the saying goes: you can learn a lot about someone when you walk a day in their shoes.

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November 16, 2011

Radiation + Japan: Interview with Tadaaki Hachisu, Egg Farmer (Saitama)

by Yoko Kumano

April 25, 2011

Culinography: Pick Your Own Asparagus!

by Erin Gleeson


It’s asparagus season, people! Did anyone know this is what asparagus looks like when it’s growing?

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April 20, 2010

Culinography: Discarded Eggs

by Erin Gleeson

discarded eggs at an organic farm

Discarded eggs from the chicken coop at an organic farm on Long Island, NY. They were too damaged to sell, so they were either thrown away or given to employees.

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June 17, 2009

Umamiventure #16: Harley Farms Goat Dairy

by Kayoko Akabori


We ventured out to Pescadero a few weeks back, which is about an hour south of San Francisco, to visit Harley Farms Goat Dairy.

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May 18, 2009

Umamiventure #16: Harley Goat Farms THIS SATURDAY! (Pescadero)

by Kayoko Akabori

Please pardon this last minute announcement. According to last week’s poll, looks like many of you were interested in the goat farm Umamiventure, and as always, your wish is my command (only ONE person wanted to go to Sonic in Gilroy??

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October 9, 2008

Japanese Vegetable Delivery Service

by Moto Yamamoto

This is great. My colleague Miho told me about it. The deal is, you sign up for an e-mail subscription that this farm, Nihon Yasai, sends every weekend, and order mixed vegetable box for $30 plus shipping, or you can get individual vegetables to be delivered on Thursday.

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October 6, 2008

Eating Off the Land with Outstanding in the Field

by UM Guest

By Matt Zuckerman
Photos by Matt Zuckerman and Barry Blanton

Jim Denevan went local. Several years ago, the chef and artist wanted to educate, entertain and feed his friends with a fresh meal.

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July 5, 2008

Power to the Farmers!

by Erin Gleeson

The New Amsterdam Market was held for the 3rd time last weekend at the historic site of the now defunct Fulton Fish Market at South Street Seaport.

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June 17, 2008

$7 Organic Eggs

by Erin Gleeson

I try to buy as much organic dairy as possible because I am worried about hormones in my food, but it gets very expensive.

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