Sustainable Food

The Flanders Sisters’ Salt Rock Chocolates

Salt Rock Chocolate Co., based out of Chilmark, has earned a dedicated — even obsessed — following since its launch in 2020. The handmade chocolates can only be found at the Farmers Market.

Eat Local

Field Note: Island Fish for Island Families

The Martha's Vineyard Fisherman's Preservation Trust, along with other island organizations, are providing fish to families in need.

Garden to Table: Protecting Your Tomatoes

Unfortunate things happen in a vegetable garden every year, yet we gardeners tend to talk...

Salt Your Cocktails Sustainably with MV Sea Salt

We’ve always loved Martha’s Vineyard Sea Salts; we give the tiny “traveler packs” as hostess...

Fire Cider Puts the ‘Kick’ in Health Kick

By the time I pulled up to the FARM Institute on an overcast Saturday morning...

Farms & Food Systems

Learn How to Create an Edible Back Yard

Gardening Classes and Backyard Education Compost Happens  Learn the basics of setting up a backyard composting system, including best locations and...

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Wild Caught: There’s Plenty of Fish in the Sea Surrounding M.V.

“My grandfather built this boat in the mid to late ’30s,” says Denny Jason, Jr., a second-generation fisherman, standing next to The Little Lady, which motors from Menemsha in mornings in search of fluke. “He started fishing in Menemsha...

RECIPE: Choucroute

“This is a no-recipe recipe that I grew up with,” Carol Gilligan says. “I happen to love sauerkraut, especially the way the French cook it. I get good sauerkraut from somewhere like Hawthorne Valley Farm, or some small batch, probiotic thing,...

RECIPE: Anti-Inflammatory Cauliflower Carrot Soup

“I get emails with recipes from The Clean Program ,” Carol Gilligan says, “and this one really caught my eye. It seemed healthy, because it had garlic, ginger, and turmeric in it. My granddaughter, who’s particular about what she eats, loves it, and...

The Bluedot Kitchen: Cooking With Carol Gilligan

Carol Gilligan’s groundbreaking 1982 gender studies classic, In a Different Voice, put her on the map as a psychologist, a feminist, and an ethicist. But she’s also an educator who currently teaches a wildly popular course on listening at New York...

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