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Small Farming best solution to climate change

I like the part in this article that likens buying food shipped from around the world, to getting a delivery at home from a energy efficient Hummer, air conditioning on full blast and all the windows rolled down. http://ukiahcommunityblog.wordpress.com/2009/08/09/the-single-most-important-way-we-can-save-our-planet-from-climate-change/

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Great article about Muscovy ducks

http://milkwood.net/2014/01/14/muscovy-ducks-a-great-homesteading-breed/#more-17647

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Want to learn how to Graft Fruit trees ? Feb 1st

Mendocino Permaculture’s 31st Annual Winter Abundance Workshop Saturday, February 1, 2014, from 9 am to 4 pm, rain☂ or shine ☀ at the Fairgrounds in Boonville, on Hwy 128 Seed, Scion & Cutting Exchange with Hands-on Fruit Tree Grafting FREE … Continue reading

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Why Local Business is so Important

http://grist.org/cities/locally-owned-businesses-can-help-communities-thrive-and-survive-climate-change/

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Why Our Food is so Dependent on oil

http://www.resilience.org/stories/2005-04-01/why-our-food-so-dependent-oil

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Basic Vegetables to grow

There are easy vegetables out there that can supplement most people’s diet very happily with little effort. My favorites for this coastal location: 1.chard 2. Kale 3. Zucchini 4. Cherry tomatoes 5. Lettuce 6. Peas I really think the large … Continue reading

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Grow your own Mushrooms ! Class March 3rd 1-4pm

Workshop: Grow Your Own Mushrooms on Logs With John Richardson This workshop will teach us which hard wood logs to select, how to prepare and inoculate them with spawn plugs, which varieties of mushrooms work best, and how to take … Continue reading

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