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A Nation of Farmers


A Nation of Farmers The local food movement continues to grow in our region. Concord author Aaron Newton joins us to talk about this movement and his book A Nation of Farmers. We're also joined by Christy Shi who runs an organization aimed at bringing local farm food right to the doors of families in our region. We'll talk about small farms, backyard farms, local food and hear from a doctor about the benefits of local fresh food. Guests Aaron Newton - Co-author, A Nation of Farmers Christy Shi - Owner, Know Your Farms Dr. Michael Smith - President, Carolinas Natural Health Center Slow Food Charlotte Amazon | A Nation of Farmers by Aaron Newton and Sharon Astyk Charlotte Talks | From Farm to Fork