IN THE NEWS

July, 2019 - News & Observer - Far from home, refugees from Burma put down new roots at a community farm

May, 2019 - Our State - The Transplants

January, 2018 - yes!magazine- Farming Brings Refugee Closer to Home Thorough Food and Community 

August, 2017 - Civil Eats- Young Food Justice Leaders Speak Out 

April, 2017  -Bon Appetit- A Farm for Refugees to Plant the Seeds of Home

October, 2016  -Southern Foodways Alliance-Gravy Audio Podcast- Transplanted Traditions:From A Southeast Asia to North Carolina

October, 2016 - Indy Weekly- Food Youth Initiative Hosts Closing Reception at the Carrack on Friday

September 2016 - Indy Weekly- Young Activists Fill the Carrack with Intimate Portraits of Food Justice in Reframing Food 

July 2016 - University Gazette- A Sheltering Place for Refugees

June 2016 - WUNC-Transplanting Traditions: Farming and Art

May 2016 Indy Weekly- Thanks to Immigrant Populations, Curious Chefs, and Risky Farmers, the Borders of Local Ingredients Are Open

April, 2016 - Laying Roots in Foreign Soil: Refugees Thrive in Urban Agriculture Roles

Jan 2016 - Civil Eats- Refugee Farmers Put Down Roots in North Carolina

Jan 2016 - Bakers Creek Heirloom Seeds Video Feature

May 2015 - Chapel Hill Magazine- Inspirational Women

May 2015 - Piedmont Farm Tour offers a glimpse at a simpler life-Durham Herald Sun

October, 2013 - Burmese Crops Sprout in Orange County – WUNC radio: Morning Edition- Emma Miller

October, 2013 - Orange County population from Burma here to stay- The Daily Tar Heel

August, 2013 - New Farmers in North Carolina- North Carolina Folklife Institute

June, 2013 - Chapel Hill refugee farmers to hold farmers market – Durham Herald Sun

June, 2013 - Refugees Tend Their Own Farm in Orange County – WUNC radio: State of Things with Frank Stasio

May, 2013 - Sustainable South- Southern Foodways Alliance

May, 2013 - Farm Tour Favorite – Weaver St. Market Newsletter

May, 2013 - Farm for local refugees hosts first market- Daily Tar Heel

May, 2013 - Farmers growing new lives from old ways- Chapel Hill News

May, 2013 - Panel discusses refugee students in CHHS- The Daily Tar Heel

March, 2013 - The Farm Bill Extension and Beginning Farmers and Ranchers- Carolina Farm Stewardship

Dec, 2012 - Raising Burma – a documentary essay that seeks to demonstrate this complex relationship that Karen peoples have with the land.

Nov 15, 2012 - Learning by the Mouthful- Duke Kenan Institute for Ethics

Nov 13, 2012 - Vimala Hosts a Fundraiser for Transplanting Traditions Farm- Daily Tar Heel

Nov. 8 2012 - Event Benefits Refugees from Burma-Daily Tar Heel

May 16, 2012 - Growing Home: Karen refugees rebuild their lives in the Triangle-cover story-Independent Weekly

April 25, 2012 - Karen refugees grow a taste of home-News and Observer

APRIL 25, 2012 - Piedmont Farm Tour- Independent Weekly

 

INTERESTING ARTICLES ABOUT BURMA

A good article about the cuisine of Burma.  Something we love to learn about through the project.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/dining/shining-a-light-on-myanmars-comfort-food.html?pagewanted=2&_r=0&emc=eta1

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