Peas, Stat! Community Gardens on Front Lines of Food Security

Providence’s network of community gardens has made pandemic-related adjustments to help neighbors during this difficult time and to keep pace with the public’s increased interest in growing food.

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Small Farms Key to Addressing Climate Emergency

PROVIDENCE — Farming and the climate crisis are no doubt interconnected even in relatively farm-scarce southern New England.

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Rhode Island Farm Purchase Program Targets New Farmers

Rhode Island has the most expensive farmland in the United States, at $13,800 per acre. The market price, however, is significantly higher, as developers pay as much as 10 times the agricultural value for open land.

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