Astra Lincoln

Astra Lincoln is a freelance writer based in Portland, Oregon. Her recent work has appeared in Undark, Alpinist, Climbing, Trail Runner, Briar Patch, and elsewhere. Astra covers risk and resilience, people in place, mountain sports, and disability. In 2022, she completed a Master’s of Science in Environmental Studies from the University of Victoria in Victoria, BC


Plenty of food, but not for all farmworkers 

By Astra Lincoln

On a summer morning in southern Idaho, the day breaks early, before 6 a.m. The air is stale, never fully…

Farm workers harvesting yellow bell peppers near Gilroy, California.


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