About Liz Schwartz

Liz Schwartz is a free-lance writer and researcher from Portland, Ore. When she's not growing her own food, volunteering as a mentor for a low-income gardener, attending county Food Policy Council meetings, helping plan and organize events for Portland Tuv Ha'Aretz, hosting a radio show (The Yiddish Hour, on KBOO 90.7 fm), eating, reading, biking, blogging or sleeping, she's probably working as the program annotator (professional music nerd) for the Oregon Symphony. Or not.

Joel Salatin: “Christian-Libertarian-Environmentalist-Capitalist-Farmer”

By August 20, 2009

Last night I went to hear Joel Salatin, of Polyface Farms in Virginia, speak at a benefit for the Hollywood Farmer’s Market, one of my favorite farmer’s markets here in Portland. Salatin is featured in Michael Pollan’s book, The Omnivore’s … Read More