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Fattoush Salad

This Lebanese salad is very healthy and highlights a rainbow of fresh vegetables, lightly toasted pieces of pita and addictive vinaigrette.  The last time I made this I didn’t have sumac or grape vinegar so I substituted lemon pepper and white wine vinegar but it is definitely worthwhile to find these ingredients at a specialty


Honey-Apple Grilled Pork Chops

Recipe from Stoffel Family Farms Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups apple cider 3 Tbs. honey 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/4 tsp. pepper 4 Pork Loin Chops (8 oz. each), 1” thick from Stoffel Family Farms Directions: Combine first six ingredients mixing until well blended. Place pork chops into


Stoffel Family Farm: Three Generations of your Childhood Pig Farm

Article and Photos by Bill Pierce The last several years have been disappointing for me, as childhood images of farming have been dashed on the realities of industrial agriculture. Occasionally, I am delighted to find a few of those images still alive and well. Picture the pig farm images you have from books like “Charlotte’s Web”


Market Day at Silvana Produce

After months of growing and hours of picking and arranging their produce, the Backlunds greet customers; their favorite part of the job. | Photo by Bill Pierce Article and Photos by Bill Pierce Have you ever wondered about the beautiful farm stand, full of vegetables, you see at the Market? About the local