Special Places

As a Trustees member, you’ll receive our award-winning magazine, Special Places, published quarterly. Inside every issue you’ll find compelling articles and beautiful photography that connect you to The Trustees, to the places you love, and to conservation issues across Massachusetts. You’ll also find our extensive listings of events and volunteer opportunities near you.

Summer 2008

Down on the 200-Family Farm
Across the Commonwealth, farmers and consumers are embracing Community Supported Agriculture and sharing the risks – and delicious rewards – of retail farming.

Sheep Stars & Ruminators
Weir River Farm’s 4-H club gives suburban children (and their parents) a chance to rediscover our rural roots.

Healthy Food, Healthier Community
A fledgling farmers market in a Boston neighborhood offers an oasis in a ‘food desert.’

Words to Eat By
The expanding lingo of food can make a trip to the grocery store feel like a visit to a foreign country. Here’s a crash course in the rapidly evolving language of buying locally.

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