March 2013 Issue
The March 2013 issue of the Rural Observer is now in mailboxes and coffee shops around the JdF. The focus this issue is on building community.
On our cover: Photo of the Shirley Community Hall by Noella LeDrew of Shirley.
March 2013 Feature Article:
"Buying Local Builds Community"
by Vivi Curutchet
Buy local! We keep hearing this everywhere. The ‘buy local’ movement has reached mainstream. Like ‘eco’ or ‘green building’, it has become a slogan, even a fashion statement. article...