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Angela Tedesco

For seventeen years Angela Tedesco was the owner and operator of Turtle Farm. A founding member of the Iowa Network for Community Agriculture, she has served on the board of Practical Farmers of Iowa and was a contributor to Teresa Opheim’s book The Future of Family Farms: Practical Farmers’ Legacy Letter Project. Prior to her career as a farmer she worked in research laboratories and was director of religious education at the First Unitarian Church in Des Moines. Now retired, she lives in Johnston, Iowa.
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Good-Health Reads: Organic Farming, Angela Tedesco

When I started farming in the 1990s, the local food system resurgence was just beginning. One of the first resources I found enlightening and...