In the News

January, 2018 

yes!magazine- Farming Brings Refugee Closer to Home Thorough Food and Community 

August, 2017 

Civil Eats- Young Food Justice Leaders Speak Out 

April, 2017 

Bon Appetit- A Farm for Refugees to Plant the Seeds of Home

October, 2016 

Southern Foodways Alliance-Gravy Audio Podcast- Transplanted Traditions:From A Southeast Asia to North Carolina

October, 2016 

Indy Weekly- Food Youth Initiative Hosts Closing Reception at the Carrack on Friday

September 2016 

Indy Weekly- Young Activists Fill the Carrack with Intimate Portraits of Food Justice in Reframing Food 

July 2016 

University Gazette- A Sheltering Place for Refugees

June 2016

WUNC-Transplanting Traditions: Farming and Art

April, 2016

Laying Roots in Foreign Soil: Refugees Thrive in Urban Agriculture Roles

Jan 2016

Civil Eats- Refugee Farmers Put Down Roots in North Carolina

Jan 2016

Bakers Creek Heirloom Seeds Video Feature

May 2015

Chapel Hill Magazine- Inspirational Women

May 2015

Piedmont Farm Tour offers a glimpse at a simpler life-Durham Herald Sun

October, 2013

Burmese Crops Sprout in Orange County – WUNC radio: Morning Edition- Emma Miller

October, 2013

Orange County population from Burma here to stay- The Daily Tar Heel

August, 2013

 New Farmers in North Carolina- North Carolina Folklife Institute

June, 2013

Chapel Hill refugee farmers to hold farmers market – Durham Herald Sun

June, 2013

 Refugees Tend Their Own Farm in Orange County – WUNC radio: State of Things with Frank Stasio

May, 2013

Sustainable South- Southern Foodways Alliance

May, 2013

Farm Tour Favorite – Weaver St. Market Newsletter

May, 2013

Farm for local refugees hosts first market- Daily Tar Heel

May, 2013

Farmers growing new lives from old ways- Chapel Hill News

May, 2013

Panel discusses refugee students in CHHS- The Daily Tar Heel

March, 2013

The Farm Bill Extension and Beginning Farmers and Ranchers- Carolina Farm Stewardship

Dec, 2012

Raising Burma – a documentary essay that seeks to demonstrate this complex relationship that Karen peoples have with the land.

Nov 15, 2012

Learning by the Mouthful- Duke Kenan Institute for Ethics

Nov 13, 2012

Vimala Hosts a Fundraiser for Transplanting Traditions Farm- Daily Tar Heel

Nov. 8 2012

Event Benefits Refugees from Burma-Daily Tar Heel

MAY 16, 2012

Growing Home: Karen refugees rebuild their lives in the Triangle-cover story-Independent Weekly

APRIL 25, 2012

Karen refugees grow a taste of home-News and Observer

APRIL 25, 2012

Piedmont Farm Tour- Independent Weekly

Interesting articles about Burma

A good article about the cuisine of Burma.  Something we love to learn about through the project.