Charlotte Albright http://krwg.org en In Vermont, A Wild-Game Church Supper Feeds The Multitudes http://krwg.org/post/vermont-wild-game-church-supper-feeds-multitudes The wild-game supper has traditionally been a way for rural America to share the harvest before winter sets in. Food historians trace the ritual back to Colonial times, when families had to hunt in order to eat well, and some providers were better shots than others.<p>In fact, you could think of Thanksgiving in Plymouth as the first neighborhood potluck. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:09:00 +0000 Charlotte Albright 54700 at http://krwg.org In Vermont, A Wild-Game Church Supper Feeds The Multitudes Don't Buy That Picnic Salad; Find It Near The Blanket http://krwg.org/post/finding-salad-bar-your-backyard For one Vermont couple, "local" doesn't mean heading to the farmers market. It means finding a natural salad bar at your picnic spot — or maybe even in your backyard.<p>Nova Kim and Les Hook live on a lush farm between a large lake and the Connecticut River near the Vermont-New Hampshire border. Over the decades, they've become skilled gatherers of edible wild foods, which they sell to high-end restaurants. But on this drizzly day, they're in their own kitchen, making dressing for a picnic green salad.<p>With her gray hair in a skinny braid down her back, Kim grinds dried wild ginger root. Sat, 22 Jun 2013 12:28:00 +0000 Charlotte Albright 43896 at http://krwg.org Don't Buy That Picnic Salad; Find It Near The Blanket Immigrant Investor Program Succeeds In Vermont http://krwg.org/post/immigrant-investor-program-succeeds-vermont A development project in a remote area of northeast Vermont is one of the largest in the country to bring in funds using the federal EB-5 immigrant investor program. It allows qualified foreigners who invest $500,000, and create at least 10 American jobs, to get green cards. Wed, 02 Jan 2013 11:29:00 +0000 Charlotte Albright 32489 at http://krwg.org