Isa Goldberg recently graduated from Amherst College, majoring in psychology. She also has a background in writing and filmmaking. She will be spending the next few years in Israel.
Building a sustainable food chain at Climbing Tree Farm
Farming at Climbing Tree is particularly labor-intensive given its hillside location, but there is a significant upside: the view. The farm looks out on a small lake, forests and the mountainous terra
SUSTAINABLE BERKSHIRES: On a roll at East Mountain Farm
After he finished his English degree at Williams College, Kim Wells fulfilled his dream with the purchase in 1982 of what is now East Mountain Farm in Williamstown. Today, his pasture-raised beef, chi
Local American traditional music: Oldtone Roots Music Festival
The festival will not only feature a more than 20 traditional American music performances from blue grass to New Orleans jazz, but will also include artistic workshops, dancing, instrument contests, a
SUSTAINABLE BERKSHIRES: Brattle Farm, a green treasure where you’d least expect it
Donna Chandler and her husband, Bill, owners of Brattle Farm, bought the land 10 years ago when it was a series of hay fields.
SUSTAINABLE BERKSHIRES: Small-scale, big character: Berkshire Bounty Farm
For those who would like to start a farm of their own, Steve offers sound advice: “Start small, and work on someone else’s farm.”
PREVIEW: Pooja Prema’s solo performance ‘A Lot to Ask’ explores personal politics
“This is community-based activism addressing local and global issues in a way that’s not just talking."-- Pooja Prema