Feature – Feeding the World

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feature FEEDING THE WORLD Global agriculture exports bolster our local economy. WRITTEN BY SUE EDMONDSONPHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO AND JAMIE KINGHAM Morning and night, the 500 cows at Liberty Jersey […]

Edible Education – A Penchant for Processing

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edible education A PENCHANT FOR PROCESSING TMCC program benefits area food manufacturing boom. WRITTEN BY NATASHA BOURLINPHOTOS BY ASA GILMORE How do the foods we purchase in grocery stores wind […]

Edible Education – School Lunch Revolution

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edible education SCHOOL LUNCH REVOLUTION Farm Fresh Catering serves up organic, freshly prepared meals to area schools. WRITTEN BY ANNIE FLANZRAICHPHOTOS BY ASA GILMORE The phrase school lunch may bring […]

Edible Education – From Shovel to Shelf

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edible education FROM SHOVEL TO SHELF Douglas High School’s ag program offers full-circle experience. WRITTEN BY HEIDI BETHEL PHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO A lot goes into running a farm, especially when you […]

Chef’s Table – Drunken Monkey

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chefs table SUSHI IN THE SIERRA Drunken Monkey has destination-worthy status. WRITTEN BY SANDRA MACIASPHOTOS BY SHEA EVANS When a sushi restaurant in Truckee makes news beyond Donner Pass, it’s […]

Meet the Rancher – A Knack for Yaks

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meet the rancher A KNACK FOR YAKS Sierra Valley ranchers raise an ancient, distinctive breed. WRITTEN BY CHRISTINA NELLEMANNPHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO With their charming faces, luscious hairstyles crowned by […]

Edible Notables – The Great Pumpkin

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edible notables THE GREAT PUMPKIN Reno sculptor creates 10,000-pound masterpiece. WRITTEN BY ANN LINDEMANNPHOTO BY PETER HAZEL Although Mathias Willemijns of Belgium earned the Guinness World Record for heaviest pumpkin […]

Meet the Farmer – A Taste of History

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meet the farmer A TASTE OF HISTORY Project restores local heritage apple groves. WRITTEN BY KELSEY FITZGERALD PHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO Bill Murphy-Sharp is passionate about preserving a piece of […]

Edible Notables – Back to Basics

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edible notables BACK TO BASICS Homesteading club revives traditional skills. WRITTEN BY KELSEY FITZGERALD PHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO For many people, the term homesteading evokes images of Little House on […]