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Meet My Egg Flock

Meet My Egg Flock

Philosophical Considerations Carol Deppe (in “Food in Uncertain Times”) argues that survival depends upon access to just 5 foods: corn, potatoes, beans, squash, and eggs. Of course she’s thinking of homegrown produce, both because in “uncertain times” we need to be able to provide for ourselves and because homegrown, organic food is considerably healthier than(…)

Buying Supplies

So here’s where the rubber hits the road – I’m actively spending money on seeds and equipment, and trying to do it in a manner befitting an apprentice Woodchuck. Which makes me think of a cartoon from The New Yorker about 25 years ago in which two joggers are standing alongside a path, dressed in the(…)