Book of the Month, Mar. 2022 - The Wizard and the Prophet

March 2022 — The Wizard and the Prophet

We live in a very diverse environment when it comes to opinions about various topics – food, favorite sports team, politics – you name it. The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow’s World*+ by Charles C. Mann, an Amazon Editors’ Pick, brings us two differing approaches on how to… Continue reading March 2022 — The Wizard and the Prophet

Book of the Month, Feb. 2022 - An Industry Worth Fighting For

February 2022 — An Industry Worth Fighting For

Our February pick is a new release from a dairy farmer in the Pacific Northwest. An Industry Worth Fighting For* by Derrick Josi with Steve Olivas. Derrick has been highly engaged in promoting agriculture through social media as TDF Honest Farming.  A storm cuts through the placid Oregon skies. Not a meteorological event—rather, an onslaught aimed at… Continue reading February 2022 — An Industry Worth Fighting For

Book of the Month, Jan. 2022 - Resetting the Table

January 2022 — Resetting the Table

The first selection of the new year is a book published less than a year ago with a title perfect for the first pick of 2022. Here’s a brief synopsis of what to expect from Resetting the Table: Straight Talk About the Food We Grow and Eat*+ by Robert Paarlberg. Consumers want to know more about their… Continue reading January 2022 — Resetting the Table

Book of the Month, Dec. 2021 - Stories from the Heartland

December 2021 — Stories from the Heartland

And for our final selection of 2021, we will dive into Stories from the Heartland by Max Armstrong. This memoir covers the career and experiences of the popular farm broadcaster. This book fits the end-of-year trifecta: it's compact (for easy travel), it's short (we know December is a busy month for most), and - best of… Continue reading December 2021 — Stories from the Heartland

Book of the Month, Nov. 2021 - Epitaph for a Peach

November 2021 — Epitaph for a Peach

We've made it to Halloween, which seems to unofficially kick off the slide into the holiday season. Since it's such a busy time of year, we're always on the lookout for a lighter read to fit the mood of the season. November's selection is Epitaph for a Peach: Four Seasons on My Family Farm by… Continue reading November 2021 — Epitaph for a Peach