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PASA Member In the News: Margaret Schlass of One Woman Farm
January 22, 2014
A trip to Peru detours an art major onto a path to farming
By Ann Belser / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
If Margaret Schlass could go back in time to her first year as a farmer and give herself a piece of advice, it would be this: Stop throwing up so much.
Ms. Schlass, who grew up in Bethel Park and went on to major in art history and anthropology at the University of Delaware, discovered her passion while studying art history in Peru, where she met farmers who worked along a river bank.