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Jason Mark is a writer-farmer with a longstanding commitment to sustainable agriculture. In addition to Civil Eats, his writings on the environment and agriculture have appeared in The San Francisco Chronicle, The Progressive, Grist, The American Prospect, The Nation, Gastronomica, and Earth Island Journal, where he is the editor. When not writing, he is busy co-managing San Francisco's Alemany Farm.

The Rebirth of Urban Ag is a Coronavirus Silver Lining

Maria harvesting at Alemany Farm. (Photo by Jason Mark)

Tempest in a Green Bin

Want GMO Labeling? Drive a Wedge Between Big Food and Big Ag

The Plight of the Pollinators

Proposed Law Could Deliver Major Boost to Urban Agriculture in California

Urban Agriculture

Eat Organic: It’s Good for Other People’s Health

One Straw Revolution Continues: Sowing Seeds in the Desert

Government Austerity Measures Threaten the Country’s Oldest Organic Farming Program