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Celebrating Six Years of CommonGround

Sara Ross and her family raise corn, soybeans, alfalfa and cattle on their western Iowa farm. Six years ago this month, a friend called and asked if I would participate in a new program called CommonGround to help connect farm women with consumers. The goal was…

Tag: food conversations



Can Pork From My Farm Be Considered Local Food?

Now, I have something to disclose to you that I hope doesn’t change your feelings about eating local food. In fact, I hope you understand that fresh local food could be available from a variety of farm types – both big and small.