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I'd been thinking about joining a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) for a long time. The idea of getting fruits and vegetables right from the farm ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 115 comments on Sun Dec 25, 2011 at 05:19 PM PST with 91 Recommends
Looking for ways to develop a nutritional diet? Satirists and novelist Walter Brasch explains why bit can't be done.
by brasch
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Dec 03, 2011 at 05:04 AM PST with 3 Recommends
I'm sure I'm not the only one whose experieced a Reagan-Era flashback over the congressional spending bill that, among other things,
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Nov 18, 2011 at 09:18 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Our friend Ron got a citation and a summons to a hearing because he's growing a neighborhood vegetable garden in L.A. in the space the city calls the 'parkway,' between the sidewalk and the street. ...
by Bonifer
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Aug 15, 2011 at 08:10 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Welcome to the Eighth weekly dKos Shabbat Dinner. For those of you who haven't been following along as this series started, this is what it's all about: For Jews (at least traditionally), Shabbat ...
by volleyboy1
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Apr 07, 2011 at 12:10 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Or should I have titled it Superfoods of the Gods? I chose the former because as a precocious & nerdy kid, I had written my own paragon of gods as a companion piece to Greek & Roman mythology, my ...
by Patric Juillet
Comment Count 182 comments on Tue Mar 29, 2011 at 01:25 PM PDT with 189 Recommends
Crossposted from the Worldwatch Institute'...
by NourishingthePlanet
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 07:30 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Many of us have either driven by or participated in local community gardens, and look on with awe and wonder as the brown splotches of dirt transform into lush green outdoor produce aisles over the ...
by pkbarbiedoll
Comment Count 100 comments on Sat Jan 29, 2011 at 04:34 AM PST with 57 Recommends
http://www.britethorn.com I have rarely been as angry as I was the other day when I first heard Sarah Palin's comments on Michelle Obama reported during a piece on her new book, "America by Heart."
by Britethorn
Comment Count 74 comments on Sat Nov 27, 2010 at 03:53 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Yep. I've got just about 4 cords of wood stacked up ready to burn to heat my house this winter, and another set drying over by the neighbor's fence. Still a lot more to chop yet. Last week I ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Nov 04, 2010 at 09:56 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
This evening I'm just going to talk sort of randomly about various different topics. I have beets in a pressure canner...numbers 110 - 116 of my canned vegetables this year. I'm very proud. The ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Sep 17, 2010 at 08:29 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
E.C.S.T.A.S.Y. — E nd C onsumption, S ave T he A ir & S ea, ...
by WarrenS
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Jul 04, 2010 at 09:38 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
I can feel spring, it is almost here. This is the time to get your veggie engines running and start that garden. How are you doing on your fruit and vegetable garden?
by debbieleft
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Mar 09, 2010 at 11:09 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Not one single state is meeting the national objective for consumption of fruits and vegetables. That objective is only two fruit and three vegetable servings per day. The Harvard School of Public ...
by debbieleft
Comment Count 66 comments on Thu Feb 25, 2010 at 02:18 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Danielle and Bernard visit an urban garden in Soweto, Johannesburg. Cross posted from ...
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jan 13, 2010 at 07:36 AM PST with 8 Recommends
The fact that vegetables and fruits have been used by our ancestors to not only feed the tribe but for medicine, proves that we should go back to the future if we are too survive.
by thomasjasen
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Dec 25, 2009 at 05:58 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Cross posted from Borderjumpers.org.
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Dec 07, 2009 at 07:54 AM PST with 10 Recommends
This is the first in a series of blog posts about my visit with the World Vegetable Center in Arusha, Tanzania.
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 03, 2009 at 07:17 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Danielle visits Zanzibar, one of the "Spice Islands". To see this posting and others go to Worldwatch Institute's Nourishing the Planet ...
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Dec 01, 2009 at 07:40 AM PST with 2 Recommends
I don't know about your garden, but after temps of over 100 in Western Washington, my plants have drawn their last gasp and have shriveled into oblivion! In Olympia on July 29th it was 107..with ...
by fireflynw
Comment Count 102 comments on Sun Aug 09, 2009 at 03:25 PM PDT with 20 Recommends