Ambler’s Cooperative

August 10, 2018 / Comments Off on Ambler’s Cooperative

Ambler is a lovely, walkable small town northwest of Philadelphia, but in 2009 the residents had a problem. The only grocery store in town was closing its doors. The giant pharmacy that replaced the store tried to help out by selling chips, canned goods, and even milk, but it was a long way from being […]

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Digging In: Women in Agriculture

March 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Digging In: Women in Agriculture

Last week, during yet another Nor’easter, I found my mind wandering to summer weather – and the fresh produce that comes with it. In order to bide time until the weather improves, I began researching CSAs (Community Supported Agriculture), or Farm Shares, with pick-ups in the Philadelphia area. During my research, I noticed that a […]

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