Category Archives: Farming

THE WORK OF HANDS FOLDED

Plunging my appetite / into sea of harvest / work of sun, rain, soil, / friendly microorganisms / bees Continue reading

HARVEST

Theatre curtains swish / bird’s eye view Continue reading

SOME ELEMENTS FOR THE GARDEN

Some elements, axes / earth, air, fire, water / for the garden: Continue reading

LETTER TO USDA SECRETARY VILSACK

I learned there is some promising research being done in egg sexing. By sexing eggs, it is possible to reduce the amount of male chick births, which will help reduce the cruel practices towards them. Continue reading

Working Environmentalism In

Practical ideas for grooming, commuting, eating and using electricity in a more environmentally-friendly way. Continue reading

Top-down and bottom-up

Our typical lifestyle needs to be revamped. And the abuse of resources and animals and Mother Earth is so prevalent, it’s difficult to extract ourselves as individuals from it. Top-down reform is called for. Continue reading

Taking Care of the Macrocosm

Buddhists say that everything that appears externally is just a manifestation of mind. Sometimes I torment myself about this… I wonder to what degree I can practice being on Earth in a nonharmful way… Continue reading

Decent Black Bean Burgers

In the interest of keeping things a bit fun, here’s my modified veggie burger recipe. And this relates to the environment, as eating fewer animals helps reduce the burden we put on land, water, air, and energy. Continue reading

THE WORLD IS NOT ENDING SOON

Some people have been saying that it’s the end of the world, the end of the Earth. But it’s not. There is no end of the Earth… Continue reading

Climate Action Day – Saturday, May 5

Several Cleveland events Saturday May 5, 2012 highlighting concern about the climate and solutions to help minimize harm. Plus, an interactive map for an event near you if you are not in the Cleveland area. Continue reading