Cover – Sierra High

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cover SIERRA HIGH Exploring the cannabis rollout with our area’s pot pioneers. WRITTEN BY HEIDI BETHELPHOTOS BY JEFF ROSS As Nevada and California jump on the recreational marijuana bandwagon, those […]

Meet the Farmer – Peak Health

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meet the farmer PEAK HEALTH The Hodge family grows and forages to create healing medicine. WRITTEN BY CHRISTINA NELLEMANNPHOTOS COURTESY OF TINA HODGE (PRODUCT SHOTS BY ASA GILMORE) Tina Hodge […]

Edible Nutrition – Toxic Colors

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edible nutrition TOXIC COLORS The FDA says food dyes are safe, but some studies paint a different picture. WRITTEN BY SUE EDMONDSONPHOTOS BY GINA MUNDA Ever wonder why M&M’s and […]

Edible Nutrition – Brain Food

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edible nutrition BRAIN FOOD Exploring the potential link between diet and dementia. WRITTEN BY SUSAN DITZ It is overwhelming to learn that a loved one has an incurable illness. Recently, […]

Edible Nutrition – Companion Fare

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edible nutrition COMPANION FARE Optimizing pet health through nutritious food. WRITTEN BY KELSEY FITZGERALDPHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO For humans, the benefits of eating a variety of fresh, nutritious foods are […]

Edible Notables – Farm Days

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edible notables FARM DAYS Carson City event connects youths to their food. WRITTEN BY JEANNE LAUF WALPOLEPHOTOS COURTESY OF SANDY WALLIN AND RONNI HANNAMAN With more people living in urban […]

Drink Tank – Flower of Life

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drink tank FLOWER OF LIFE FOLK brings flavorful kombucha to the Sierra. WRITTEN BY HEIDI BETHELPHOTO BY SHAUN HUNTER It’s aliiiiiive! No need to insert a terrifying Frankenstein scream here. […]

Edible Notables – Where’s The Beef

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edible notables WHERE’S THE BEEF 4-H family visits schools with cows in tow. WRITTEN BY BARBARA TWITCHELLPHOTO BY CANDICE NYANDO “What do cows have in common with Jell-O, marshmallows, ice […]