Lori Rotenberk | Civil Eats


Lori Rotenberk is an award-winning journalist who has reported for The Boston Globe, The New York Times, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Chicago Tribune-Suburban Trib, and The Des Moines Register. Her freelance work has also appeared in Newsweek, Chicago Wilderness Magazine, Inland Architect and Chicago Tribune Magazine. Follow her @loriandwhillie on Twitter.

On Henry’s Farm, Experimenting with Radical Adaptation to the Climate Crisis

Henry Brockman harvesting leeks in the upper fields at Henry's Farm in the heat of an October dusk.

Veggie Bingo Raises Support for Chicago’s Community Gardens

Alan Guebert: Looking Back to Farm Forward

In Chicago, Former Park Houses Become Cooking Classrooms

Women Farmers Connect and Build Networks Through Shared Meals

The Nation’s Largest Rooftop Farm Could Also Help Transform a Chicago Neighborhood

Farm-to-Cubicle: Workplace CSAs Deliver Healthy Eats to the Office Set

Online Map Helps Makes Wasted Food Visible


As Commodity Farmers Shift Course, a Library to Collect Their Stories

Farmers Aging, Big Ag Getting Bigger: Behind the Preliminary 2012 Ag Census Numbers