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January 22, 2015
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The Dogma of Permaculture and All Things Specific


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Like all movements in the realm of human affairs, permaculture is no different in terms of how many throw around the phrase with certainty and authority–and rigidity. I came across the term/movement by pure circumstance and admittedly it appealed to … Continue reading

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November 10, 2013
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Nature is Knowledge


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It is funny how at that heart of permaculture, it is not scientific/empirical knowledge rooted in egoism, it is fundamental truths revealing themselves to the intuitive person who listens instead of talks over. So much of our lives is spent … Continue reading

October 2, 2012
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Hugelkultur Garden Beds


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Missouri summers can be very hot and dry, not good news for the garden. Thankfully, Germans figured out a method way back that can deal with this no problem. It’s called hugelkultur. A fancy name for a very simple idea; … Continue reading

October 2, 2012
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Tree Clipping Success


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Growing From Clippings Works without Rooting Hormone! Here are some photos of successful clipping re-growths: (note the rosemary got a little dry on the ends, but I was able to check before I left for Missouri, she’s got roots!) also … Continue reading

September 10, 2012
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Food Companies are not Good Company


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This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Organic Scandal

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September 7, 2012
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Making it on your own


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Part of the perma-culture, organic, sustainable movement is all about small operations; doing things on a non-industrial scale. That is one of the purposes of starting L’isola. We want to create all of our own goods so that, at the … Continue reading


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August 28, 2012
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What does “Organic” Really Mean?


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This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Organic Scandal

It might surprise most people to know that the term “Organic” is actually OWNED, yes owned by the USDA. What does this mean for you? It means that the USDA determines the standards that all food labeled organic are held … Continue reading

August 25, 2012
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It’s a Jungle out there…Move to the Farm


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This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Organic Scandal

I thought this was apropos since I just posted about pickles and this morning I was thinking about Upton Sinclair’s  The Jungle in relation to the idea of “Big Ag.” Here’s an excerpt from The Jungle: Chapter 5: Sinclair describes … Continue reading

August 21, 2012
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