Volume 20, No.4, Winter 2002

Featured Articles

Linda Platts
Kelmscott Farm in Maine preserves endangered livestock varieties.
Spent grains and stale beer make nutritious meals for livestock.
Multi-billion-dollar farm subsidies won't last forever.
Peter Hill
Why have farmers received such largesse from the federal government?

Perspectives

Linda Platts
Grain growers in Washington's Spokane Valley traditionally burned the rubbl
Linda Platts
The high desert of southern Idaho seems an unlikely spot for fish farm
Linda Platts
A tidal wave of wastewater from rapidly growing towns and suburbs is

Columns

Daniel Benjamin
A market approach to conservation: Buy land.