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Wine Secrets

Wine making is such a romantic business.Noble Ridge Vineyard, Okanagan Falls

It’s a way of selling peasant culture as elite culture.It’s done within a metaphor of capitalization. 114 more words

Nature Photography

Europeans are still obsessed with chlorine-washed chicken

Free traders in Germany have a problem: They can’t escape the scourge of America’s chlorinated chickens.

German advocates for a sweeping free-trade deal between the European Union and the United States—the… 423 more words


Monarch butterflies have been part of my summers since I was a child. The same is true in most parts of North America. When we lived along the eastern coast of Lake Michigan in the 1970s, we’d see them by the tens of thousands migrating south in the fall. 388 more words


Keeping gardens healthy

By Rob Symons

This is an article I wrote for the Mercury Food and Wine supplement and it also appears in “Verdant Life“. 547 more words