Monthly Archives: December 2012

The Learning Collaborative

The Rainshadow Farm Collaborative Group began forming around the farm in November, 2010, as a collaborative curriculum planning group for local farm pedagogy. Within less than a year, the group became a support for the farm and a community group … Continue reading

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Small Beginnings

A young man, a small-scale Mojave Desert rancher in his thirties, often says “farm talk is the great leveler.” He feels that the elemental nature of the farming and gardening experience is a way to overcome difficulties of all kinds. … Continue reading

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Ecological selves are adaptable

I am convinced that an attitude of ecological emplacement may be transferred from one region to another. Working at Rainshadow Farm has shown me this. About one-fourth of the people involved with the workshops at Rainshadow Farm have lived in … Continue reading

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