The urban farm Strength to Love II is growing more than just greens for West Baltimore. With continued support from Bon Appétit, it’s on a mission to bring jobs, nourishment, and healing to its community.
You would never guess that an old jail would make for an ideal site for a grain mill. But the abandoned Skowhegan prison has proven to be the perfect place for Maine Grains, a certified organic mill in Central Maine and a new addition to Bon Appétit’s Farm to Fork roster.
My journey into food activism, from fish sticks and hot dish to Hmong farmers and the Bon Appétit Fellows program.