Food In the News

Recent news items about topics related to this year's Reading Together program.

America's New Generation of Farmers (Slate Magazine)

All across the country, young people who were not raised in agricultural environments are getting involved in sustainable food production. Aliza Eliazarov, a photographer who has long had an interest in environmental issues, decided to document the various manifestations of this movement in her series, “Sustain.” “I was curious to see what it looked like, to see what was happening with young college graduates starting CSAs and leasing plots of land or starting urban farms and rooftop farms,” she said. (More...)

—Slate Magazine, March 9 2014