Tag Archives: agroecology

farming the desert?

No. Not really. Yesterday I received a couple of messages on Facebook about “farming the desert.” I think it may have been because I have been posting internet links concerning California’s current and long-lasting drought. More than one inquiry that … Continue reading

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drought in the desert

The very dry summer of 2014 has turned into the dry fall of 2014. It’s the desert, it’s supposed to be dry, they say. When you’ve lived in the high desert for decades, you begin to think in terms of … Continue reading

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On Fukuoka

  “I do not particularly like the word ‘work.’ Human beings are the only animals who have to work, and I think that is the most ridiculous thing in the world. Other animals make their livings by living, but people … Continue reading

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