local food movement

Books

Mad farmer?

Joel Salatin's new book offers a full banquet of opinions, prescriptions and rants. How does the man find time to farm?

Books

Foodie nation

A good meal is hard to find

Late in life, my mother confessed that she never enjoyed cooking. "But," she said, "I did take satisfaction in serving simple meals to my family." Well, there's no such thing as a simple meal anymore.