After Flood of Letters, FDA Takes a Step Back

Portland-area farmers sitting down last October to write letters to the FDA about proposed new food safety regulations. The FDA responded last month to the tens of thousands of comments that poured in last year by taking a step back in publishing its proposed food safety rules. Read More  Read More

URBAN FARMING TO THE BIG SCREEN, GROWING CITIES PREMIERS AT THE PORTLAND FILM FESTIVAL

Our friends Dan Susman and Andrew Monbouquette of Growing Cities are premiering their film, three years in the making, at the Portland Film Festival this Sunday, September 1st (8pm) at The Fields Park, NW 10th and Overton. We first covered their process filming the urban agriculture revolution last April on the blog, and have excitedly anticipated this release ever since. The film follows the two young filmmakers as they travel cross-country visiting... Read More