Official Press Release: Opening Lewiston Farm Stand

Jul. 7, 2018 by

For Immediate Release July 6, 2018   New Roots Cooperative Farm and Isuken Co-op Open Farmstand in Lewiston Grand Opening Celebration planned for Wednesday, July 11th, 5-7pm, 996 Sabattus St. Lewiston   Media contact: Jonah Fertig-Burd, Cooperative Development Institute, 207-615-9970,

New Roots Opens Farm Stand in Lewiston July 2018

Jul. 1, 2018 by

New Roots Cooperative Farm Joins Isuken Co-op to open Farm Stand at 996 Sabattus Street in Lewiston.     On Friday May 18th on the first day of Ramadan New Roots sign a lease to open a farm stand that

Farmer Profile: Batula Ismail

Farmer Profile: Batula Ismail

Apr. 2, 2018 by

Batula grew up in Somalia within a province called Berbera.  She worked as a farmer for decades in Somalia before leaving because of the civil war.  Reflecting on the ways farming differed in Somalia compared to her current farming in