Food, Know Your Farmer
Middlebury College & Local Food
Stories and Lessons from
Local Food Providers
Gary Snyder wrote in The Practice of the Wild,
"It's time to start thinking about place as an experience."
It is the same thing with food. When we visited the farms
and businesses that support Middlebury College we began to
realize just what this local food experience entails.
- Many of the small farms that provide Middlebury with
fresh produce, dairy, and meat are family
- Many of these small farms are committed to both the
idea and the practice of sustainable
- The reason that Middlebury College is able to support
these small farms and at the same time maintain a smooth
and seemingly effortless dining program is through the