Amy Halloran will be signing her book The New Bread Basket: How the New Crop of Grain Growers, Plant Breeders, Millers, Maltsters, Bakers, Brewers, and Local Food Activists Are Redefining Our Daily Loaf.
“Amy’s book will open your eyes to the revelations taking place every day in the name of grains. Expressive and eloquent, her writing reveals a personal journey that informs and inspires” — Ciril Hitz, author, Baking Artisan Bread
“Halloran profiles a group of thoughtful, committed citizens who are helping to change the world...of grains” — Amber Lambke, executive director, Maine Grain Alliance
Amy Halloran is a Troy native who followed her love of our back to the field and met the pioneers who are growing and using grains outside of the commodity system. She is the Food Security Case Director at Unity House, and teaches cooking, food justice and writing.