Fall 2008

TABLE OF CONTENTS
FALL 2008

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DEPARTMENTS FEATURES
GRIST FOR THE MILL 01
SPILLING THE BEANS
Creating the Tropics in Amherst
By Andrew Cantella
Chipping and Chirping In at Chip-In Farm
By Naz Sioshansi
The Sweet Taste of Success: Bay Scallops
By Genevieve Rajewski
An Autumn of Abundance
By Clare Leschin-Hoar
05
FARMER’S DIARY
By John Lee
15
EDIBLE TRADITIONS
Leeks
By Jill Littlejohn
16
COOKING FRESH
One Potato, Two Potato...
By Irene Costello and Joan MacIsaac
22
OUR ADVERTISERS 68

PHOTOGRAPHY
by Michael Piazza

 

20 GETTING TO KNOW JOANNE CHANG
By Rosie DeQuattro
30 APPLE CIDER:
A VARIETY OF TASTES AND TECHNIQUE

By Avi Kramer
34 BUT I DON’T LIKE VEGGIES...
By Didi Emmons
40 GREENER PASTURES:
CIDER HILL FARM

By Margaret Bresnahan
44 UP ON THE ROOF:
WILDCAT URBAN ROOFTOP FARMERS

By Rachel Travers
50 A YEAR AT MAGGIE’S FARM:
HARVEST TIME

By Kim Motylewski
56 A DAY IN THE LIFE:
DOUG PETERSEN, AG COMMISSIONER

By Linda Bassett
65 A THREAT TO OUR MAPLES:
THE ASIAN LONGHORNED BEETLE

By Rebecca Hansen
  COVER PHOTO:
HALEY HOUSE, AUGUST 2008.