GENEVA -- The United Nations says world food production must increase by up to 100 percent by 2050 and focus on greener methods to sustain an expected 9 billion population. The U.N.'s annual World Economic and Social Survey says governments must help small-scale farms thrive to keep people fed and r........
Getting a lot of business from people coming to their door buying their produce Plus what they deliver to Cafe's
Now the fast food and donut shops, drop off their used veg oils at their home For their own personal fuel making for their Truck and lamps.
I have read about this family. Very inspiring!
The Film That Seeded A Movement
Of course, with popularity comes problems. People are beginning to see “green” in green. If you get my drift.
So we now are going to have to take measures against this exploitation. We’ll have to inform folks to respect this film, the DIY message that it preaches, and the fact that we have not personally profit from it (any proceeds go right back into the non-profit outreach). We must stipulate that the people honor the spirit in which the film was made, as well as the story it tells, and not use the film for commercial purposes, such as selling classes, seminars, landscaping or farming/gardening services.
We hope to bring you a better LHITC blog (sneak peek to your left). Jordanne is working on it as we speak. It’ll be easier to navigate so that you can sift through the incredible wealth of information that lies within the “ pages” this blog/book brings to you almost every day.
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Wildfire Today News – Wildfire Today Aug 30, 2009 … One of the best fireAugust 30, 2009 at 11:03PM photos ever. Date Sunday, …. DC-10 drops on the Station fire near Acton, California, August 30, 2009. …. Firefighters reported 80-foot flames as the 15-20 foot high brush burned. … Tujunga Canyon on Saturday where three civilians were flown out …
We have seen a lot of time lapse videos of the Station fire, including one we posted on August 30, but this one is much better than all the others we've seen. It is mesmerizing, and relaxing, even though you know that under the smoke layer, all hell is breaking loose.
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BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET. Imagine a world in which we eat, build, and raise our children green! ... 2009 Sundance Channel. All rights reserved. ...
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August 19, 2009
By Anais | email author
These are just a few “tasty morsels” (clips/webisodes), if there’s a chance to view the entire “meal” (25 minute segment) of BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET that would be nice.
Did anyone tape it?
UPDATE: Miss it? Just heard that the episode will rerun on Sunday
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An Urban Homestead
A Homegrown Revolution
Path to Freedom is a grassroots, family operated, original urban homestead located in the midst of Pasadena
Surrounded by urban sprawl and just a short distance from a freeway, the Dervaes Family have steadily worked at transforming this ordinary city lot into an organic and sustainable micro-farm.
This website documents the many steps the Dervaeses have taken and hopes to inspire fellow travelers on their own life-changing journey. Be inspired to take the first step...
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