Monday, October 26, 2009

and romano cheese

Saturday, October 24, 2009

I watched a few Ted Videos last night:
Barry Schwartz on the paradox of choice
filmed July 2005

Dan Gilbert asks, Why are we happy?
filmed February 2004

Peter Reinhart on bread
filmed July 2008

Read an article on web ecoist about vertical garden buidings

World's Healthiest Foods
linked to Food Sensitivities

Dietary Assesssment of Major Trends in U.S. Food Consumption, 1970-2005

Philadelphia and urban gardens
Urban Voids 2005 greenspace competition

the winner?

Detroit, another town whose urban withdrawal has left promise for greenspace projects

From extraction to consumption: Oil, an exhibition by Edward Burtynsky from the guardian

Videos of a guy talking/teaching about floorplans

recipe for gallette dough

Energy Self-Reliant States

what about cloches made from those plastic big salad bowls from lunch
Keep your veggie garden going into winter

worldchanging Net Zero Water

Nudging Recycling From Less Waste to None

Sunday, October 04, 2009

The Details
Key provisions of the Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009, approved by the House on Thursday

Food Safety--one size doesn’t fit all

The Slow Food Manifesto

Joel Salatin receives Heinz Award for innovation in sustainable agriculture

Some 7,000 hear Pollan decry industrialized food

In Defense of Michael Pollan and a Civil, More Nuanced Food Debate

A Speech to the Garden Club of America

Permaculture Principles: Plant Succession
Careful planning allows multiple yields over time.

Permaculture Principles: One Element, Multiple Functions
Gardens are an ecosystem, not a machine.

Too Much Salt Takes a Blood-Pressure Toll

NNEC’s new video short tells the story of Habana Outpost, Brooklyn’s first solar powered restaurant.

Les Stroud shows how he achieved a lifestyle off the grid.

The Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture is dedicated to promoting a sustainable food system through the operation of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and its educational programs.

Getting Real About the High Price of Cheap Food,8599,1917458,00.html


The Old Fashioned Way

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