I'm working on Olera Farms this week. I wrote about the farm in this book below.
Movement Towards an Alternative Food Economy? Social Economy, Co-Operatives an... http://www.amazon.com/dp/0978346882/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_-3Jytb0NQZKKPFAE via @amazon
It is a different farm now. Fred Reid lost his organic chicken battle with the marketing board and moved north. His brother Brad who I also interviewed died last year. The farm has vegetables and fruit now. Two friendly dogs. As a child I often wondered if all dogs understood the same "game language" - the "play bow" and the resulting game. Apparently they do.