|Farm in state of semi-hibernation|
Kennebec Journal - 1/9/2009.By Denis Thoet – It's a nice coincidence that the end of our farming year is pretty much the end of our financial year, so we can run the numbers and start making plans for next year. The big picture is that our one acre-plus garden produced almost 9,000 pounds of food out of 35 different kinds of fruits and vegetables.
|Can’t eat the view? Wait for final vote|
Portland Press Herald - 1/9/2009.A Scarborough gardener's proposal to create an organic vegetable garden on the White House lawn is leading one online contest and in the top 15 of a second as Barack Obama's Inauguration Day approaches.
|Family farmers demand real change|
Common Dreams - 1/9/2009.As President-elect Barack Obama confronts the current economic crisis, in the shadows lurks an issue that demands equal attention, despite it's low profile during the campaign: agriculture.
|Eat the stimulus|
Grist - 1/9/2009.Investing in a new food system should be part of the economic-spending package.