Small farms are Both Better Equipped to Handle and Can Help Mitigate the Effects of Climate Change

Updated: Aug 27, 2020

Author: Lucia Kearney

Photo by Dan Gold on Unsplash


Hallie and I were half-joking the other day how small-scale, organic farming really is the solution to everything. Feeling anxious or depressed? Get your hands in the soil and help things grow. Want to feel more connected to your community? Get to know your farmer and buy food grown locally. Want to reconnect to the natural world? Work on a small farm that works in tandem with the surrounding ecosystem. Want to create meaningful, local jobs? Support small farms.

I say half-joking because, of course, all of these things are also serious. Far