The USDA has created a new tool to map all the 6200 farmers' markets in the U.S. The snapshot below shows a map of the country with a red dot for every farmers' market.
Here's one for Washington State.
It's an interesting way to look at the country. Go to the Food and Tech blog for more info.
I am a pastor, writer, and photographer in Spokane, Washington. All three vocations call for the discipline of paying attention to stories, people, and places. So that is my endeavor here - to look more closely and share some of what I see along the way.