Its Pawpaw Season!

Written by Casey Willson, Fair Farms Intern  Pawpaw season is here! Known as the mango of the Midwest, pawpaws are best when sourced from a farmers market or even your own backyard! Unlike many of the fruits and vegetables that we enjoy in the United States – pawpaws weren’t brought here by the colonists but …

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Fall and Winter 2021 CSA Boxes

Written by Casey Willson, Fair Farms Intern  Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) boxes are one of the best ways to give direct support to your local farmers. When you purchase a subscription, or share, you receive a regularly scheduled box of local produce, products, or meat – depending on the box and farm you choose. Many …

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Job Notice: Legal & Policy Manager

Waterkeepers Chesapeake (WKC) seeks a Legal & Policy Manager, reporting to the Executive Director. The Legal & Policy Manager will contribute to Waterkeepers Chesapeake’s legal and policy presence and effectiveness in the Chesapeake and Coastal Bays watersheds.  As part of the policy and legal team, the Legal & Policy Manager will advance Waterkeepers Chesapeake’s legal …

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Farmer Reads: Taffy Gwitira with Tele Farm

Written by Casey Willson, Fair Farms Intern  This post is the third in a series of conversations with our Farmer Advisory Council members to learn what books inspire them and inform their farming practices. Fair Farms sat down with Taffy Gwitira to discuss the books that have been influential in her path from a corporate …

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Q&A with Radical Herbs

Written by Nicole Oveisi, Fair Farms Intern                Fair Farms reached out to Christina Taylor, owner of Radical Herbs in Baltimore, MD to discuss herbal medicine and tips for those interested in growing or trying herbs. Christina’s main goal with Radical Herbs has been to inform people on the …

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June 2021: Welcome New Fair Farms Partners

Fair Farms is proud to welcome these partners to our growing campaign! If you are interested in adding your voice, please contact us by email. You can check out our other wonderful partners here. Floating Lotus Farmstead Facebook | Instagram Floating Lotus Farmstead is a small-scale, first-generation farm in Lothian, Md. They produce a wide variety of nutrient-dense …

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