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From plague to delicacy — reconsidering the purple sea urchin

Cultured Abalone, an aquaculture farm on the Gaviota Coast, was featured in the Los Angeles Times for their purple sea urchin ranching program.

Meet Motley Crew Ranch, a Farmer Relief Fund Recipient

Meet Marko and Cassidy Alexandrou of Motley Crew Ranch. On their land on the Central Coast of California, they produce pasture-raised chickens, goats, sheep, and cows.

New UN Climate Report Paints a Stark Picture for Food Systems, but Solutions Exist

The latest report from the world’s top climate scientists notes that rapid, transformational change to food systems is necessary and possible, but countries are not doing…

Planting the seeds of learning

Explore Ecology School Gardens Program wins Local Food Hero Award

Santa Barbara County handling state grants for microbusiness COVID relief

Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grants will soon be available to help very small businesses including food trucks suffering financial strains from the pandemic in Santa Barbara…

Ranch to Table

Seventh-generation cattle rancher and entrepreneur Elizabeth Poett tackles the work of running her family's 14,000-acre ranch while crafting regional dishes using her own fresh ingredients.

Santa Barbara to Renovate Eastside Park, Reduce Overall Size of Yanonali Garden

Renovations Decrease Overall Size of Community Garden and Individual Plots

Weekly food share distribution returns to Allan Hancock College

Allan Hancock College is running weekly food share distributions every Thursday for students.

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