Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Small scale farming in the city

Here is a guy who makes sense:

http://www.farmandranchliving.com/2007/DJ07/feature06.asp?RefURL=&KeyCode=&tdate=&PMCode=&OrgURL

Also, there is the Urban Homestead - they grow 6,000 lbs of vegetables and fruits on 1/10th of an acre!!

Fascinating.
OD

Friday, May 21, 2010

Another loss of our freedoms

The Senate recently passed a bill (in a pretty sleazy way) to allow extracting DNA from any US citizen who was arrested on suspicion of a crime but NOT convicted of it. Read more here. What ever happened to "innocent until proven guilty"?