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What We’re Reading: March 29, 2014

What do America’s coffee preferences look like on a map? Why don’t young farmers get insured? Why aren’t we already drinking maple water? And how can food serve as, ahem, an olive branch? This and more in what our editors are reading this week.

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What We’re Reading: March 15, 2014

This week, our editors are, as Lauren Wilson writes below, seeing a bright future for local food and drink—and seeing it clearly, with the help of the up-and-coming monocle.