Articles by Lori Rotenberk
Lori Rotenberk is a Chicago-based journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, The Boston Globe, Chicago Wilderness Magazine, and the Chicago Sun-Times. She is also also wild about nature. Follow her on Twitter.
The neighborhood is a far cry from Yellowstone or Yosemite, but it is significant for other reasons.
The Brockman family writes about the challenges of the seasons, the hard realities of farming organically, and the turmoil of climate change.
Around the country, classic, crumbling farm buildings are being spruced up and put back to work by a new generation of sustainable farmers.
Skip the lectures and the horror stories, says one environmental science prof, and just help them fall in love with nature.