Archive for Author: echua

March Newsletter

Spring Planting - This spring, maybe even more than usual, brings a sense of hope and renewal as the land awakens and the pulse of life quickens. The sight of farmers in their fields after a long winter is a welcome sign of the continuing cycle of production, unbroken...

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Read: MAC Annual Report 2020

This past year has seen tremendous growth for the Million Acre Challenge – from the Pasa Soil Health Benchmarking Study to our new website, we have built the team, tools, messaging, and relationships needed to activate the Chesapeake region toward regenerative agriculture.

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Journey to Soil Health… with Nazirahk Amen, Purple Mountain Organics

Farmers and doctors might seem like very different professions, but to Nazirahk Amen, combining the two makes perfect sense.  Born and raised in rural Louisiana, where his family grew produce and practiced animal husbandry on their land, Nazirahk began his professional career as an EMT and a medic in New...

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Journey to Soil Health… with Bob Arnold, Arnold Farms

A mere 2,000 feet from the Chester River on Arnold Farms, Bob Arnold gently pet his dog while gazing over an eggplant harvest. Since an early age, his love for the outdoors and comfort with the natural world has inspired his longtime commitment to farming.

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