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Growing Food During a Drought Short Story
Front Porch Farm in Healdsburg, CA is located right next to the Russian River, and during this drought period, their water was shut off to maintain water levels and the health of the river. So how do you farm without access to water? Front Porch had to adapt quickly to these new conditions, change their planting plans, and harvest what they could before ending production for the season.
 
Produced by Isabel Fischer and Chelsea Wood
Assistant Producer: Averie Schmuhl
 
Special Thanks to:
Dr. Mallika Nocco
Tommy Otey
Peter Buckley
Sarah Dublin
Front Porch Farm
 
Additional videography:
Paul Swensen
Tim Bellen
Tre Moreland
Ken Kimari

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