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Twin Sisters Markets

Twin Sisters Markets | For Community, By Community You might know the Twin Sisters as the distinctive double peaks that tower on the Whatcom County horizon. They’re also the namesake of Twin Sisters Markets, a collaborative effort to bring healthy,…
Annika Sampson
June 4, 2021
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Dining Out(doors) in July

A pandemic can't stop a picnic Summer is usually a time for parties, festivals, barbecues, weddings, and all kinds of fun outdoor activities. Unfortunately, COVID-19 and recommendations to limit group gatherings put a bit of a damper on this. But…
Alex Smith
July 13, 2020
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Farm Fresh Fathers’ Day

It’s a strange time to be thinking about Fathers’ Day, but it’s fast approaching. In normal times, my dad comes to visit and plays in a basketball tournament for old guys. If you’d told me a year ago that there…
Alex Smith
June 5, 2020
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Local Flowers: The How and Why

It’s easy to overlook flowers as an agricultural product. Often we think about them as either a nice addition to a garden or a commodity you find at the grocery store. (Or if you live in Skagit, the reason for…
Alex Smith
May 1, 2020
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Wright Brothers Farm

Mixing Traditionalism with Modernity In a world where people’s food choices are becoming increasingly conscientious, the community of smaller, family run ethical farms is an asset that many are seeking out. As we seek out more ethical choices in where…
Alex Smith
March 9, 2020