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Urban Farming: the chicken farmers of Cupertino

Urban Farming: the chicken farmers of Cupertino

Jessica Xing

May 15, 2016

Co-reported by Sandhya Kannan and Jessica Xing  ophomore Samhitha Tarra doesn’t need an alarm clock when she has the clamorous squawking of her four chickens to wake her up at every sunrise. A year ago, it started with a backyard, a local farm and some impulsive buying to end up with a clutc...

Shinta’s family farm

Shinta’s family farm

Rachel Lu

October 27, 2011

The Shinta Kawahara Co., a strawberry farm, has been in Woodshop teacher Ted Shinta's family ever since his father started it after World War II.