(NEW YORK) -- John Boyd Jr., a fourth-generation farmer, grew up close to his 1,000-acre farm in southern Virginia where he now grows soybeans, wheat and livestock. Boyd, of Baskerville, Virginia, is also the founder of the non-profit National Black Farmers Association, which educates and... Read More.
It’s Mother’s Day Weekend and the Markets are OPEN! What a tough year! As we emerge from our quarantines at home, we are resilient! Our local famers and growers have persevered to continue to provide us with fresh produce to sustain us through all these... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES and PARTH M.N., ABC News(LONDON) -- For the best part of two-and-a-half months, Jaivir Nain, 36, has been camped out in a truck along with seven other farmers on the outskirts of India's capital city of Delhi.
By HALEY YAMADA and ERIC NOLL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After a virus that has separated so many, early Christmas tree shoppers are looking to get back to their roots and focus on what’s important: family.Across the country,... Read More.
BY: MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — There was a time when Black-owned farms were booming -- before those farmers were stripped of tens of thousands of acres because of racist policies. Now, most rural land in the U.S. owned by white people.... Read More.
By ENJOLI FRANCIS, KELLY LANDRIGAN and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Lindsey Larson has spent 40 years harvesting the same dirt in America’s heartland, Iowa. But in August, he lost half of his corn acres to a massive storm.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Seaweed has become one of Zanzibar's major crops since seaweed farming was introduced on the Tanzanian archipelago in the 1980s.Exports were valued at $5.2 million for the year ending in May,... Read More.
FIND A FARMERS MARKET Do you know how many Farmers Markets there are in the North Sound area? There are seven in Snohomish County, four in Island County and two in Skagit County, not including small produce stands that pop up now and then. It is... Read More.