News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV

member station


The Growing Business Of Growing Food In Nevada


Clatie K/Flickr

The Andelin Family Farm in Spanish Springs, Nevada grows pumpkins and corn.

We were surprised to learn recently that the number of farms in Nevada has increased over the last few years.

Yet, Nevada imports most of the food that feeds its residents.

Reporter Megan Messerly wrote about Nevada’s food supply in the Las Vegas Sun. 

Support comes from


Megan Messerly, reporter, the Las Vegas Sun

You won’t find a paywall here. Come as often as you like — we’re not counting. You’ve found a like-minded tribe that cherishes what a free press stands for.  If you can spend another couple of minutes making a pledge of as little as $5, you’ll feel like a superhero defending democracy for less than the cost of a month of Netflix.