Jennifer Mitchell

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Maine Law Lets Municipalities Regulate Food

Saturday, July 08, 2017

A new law in Maine lets towns regulate local food production. Supporters say it makes it easier for people to buy raw and organic foods locally. Opponents fear it could lead to lax food safety.


Chef Trades Toque For Amish Beard, Opens Off-The-Grid Deli In Maine

Monday, January 18, 2016

A Chicago chef who was tired of the kitchen grind moved his family to join an Amish community in Maine. He is now selling charcuterie and cheese from a cabin in the woods.


Water Logged: Firm Reclaims Timber Lost To Maine's Frigid Rivers

Saturday, May 16, 2015

In the north woods of Maine, Tom Shafer is bumping along on a rutted trail in his four-wheel drive truck. Ahead are mounds of maple, pine, oak and birch trees, all cut a century or more ago and pulled from the bottom of a lake.

Clumped together in the muck, ...


A Young Generation Sees Greener Pastures In Agriculture

Saturday, January 03, 2015

The average age of a farmer in the U.S. is over 58 and climbing. But in places like Maine, a growing number of under-35 farmers see an opportunity for better lives growing food for their communities.


In Maine, Even With A GPS, You Can't Get There From Here

Monday, September 02, 2013

Once a standard fixture at every gas station, good old fashioned paper maps have all but folded in the digital age. But, there are places that can baffle your high tech gadgets.

Getting yourself lost in a rural state is an easy thing to do. Pavement turns into dirt track, ...