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Jim Ewing

Jackson, Miss.
Writer
Covers:  eco, environment, farming, food, organic, mind body spirit, agriculture
Doesn't Cover: rocket, science

Writer, Author (Redefining Manhood, Conscious #Food: #Sustainable Growing, Spiritual Eating), former #organic #farmer, #SSARE AC, also @EdiblePrayers

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Biography

Jim Ewing is an award-winning journalist, editor and author.

He is the Outreach Coordinator for the Gulf States Region with the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT), a nonprofit offering assistance for sustainable living — farming, energy, and information — to reduce poverty, promote...

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@OrganicWriter — 5,243 followers, 6,216 tweets

Nov 10, 2017

RT @sustainableag: We need a #farmbill for the future. That's why we support the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act!:  http://sustainableagriculture.net/blog/beginning-farmer-act-2017/ 

Nov 02, 2017

Crops in 25 States Damaged by Unintended Drift of Weed Killer  https://nyti.ms/2z4oTBH  #ag #environment

Oct 11, 2017

I’ll be teaching at The #Writers Weekend Retreat in Starkville #MS Oct 26-29. Space limited. Enroll now:  http://ow.ly/cBNc30fN21d 

Oct 09, 2017

Come visit at the Eat Move Relax conference in Jackson, Tue. I'll be next to @LemuriaBooks booth. Admission $10 - https://t.co/SUu8L32ULj https://t.co/BqpoFu0k31

Oct 08, 2017

RT @chefjoseandres: Punta Santiago in Humacao was devastated & is largely cut off. Today #ChefsForPuertoRico 🇵🇷brought food and water &…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked for a semi-weekly in 1977 in TN: writing stories, taking photos, selling ads, stuffing inserts, helping with the press...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. And carbon paper! I also laid out stories by hand with hot wax and an Exacto blade. And they had hot type, too, when I started.

How is social media changing news?

It's changing the face of journalism, from the print that I grew up with to the digital format: instantaneously engaging news readers.