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This Week in Upgrades: November 28

Another year, another crazy day-after-Thanksgiving. Why is it called Black Friday?

Breakfast cereal may be in its last days.

We all poop wrong. Seriously. But there’s at least… 48 more words


Climate Change and the Power of Community

I wrote out a quick question on a slip of paper, and sent it on to the moderator last night as Bill McKibben of 350.org… 572 more words

Call Of The Land

How Plants Control Us

The Botany of Desire

Directed by Michael Schwarz and Edward Gray (2009)

Film Review

The Botany of Desire is a 2009 PBS documentary based on Michael Pollan’s 2001 book… 300 more words

Things That Aren't What They Seem

A harvest of reason from the seasons

It was not until my early 20s that I learned that my uncle Kermit Nichols had been a tremendous runner in high school and college. What I knew about him to that point was gleaned from summer visits to the Upstate New York farm where my mother Emily Nichols Cudworth had been raised. 2,987 more words


A Nod to the improvements of Industrial Farm Practices

Over the last few years, I’ve noticed some shifts in the operations of the nearby farms that produce crops for animal feeds here in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. 788 more words


Article Submission: Industrial Agriculture

by Dima Mutran

Did you know that 82% of starving children in the world live in countries where food is fed to animals within livestock systems? 857 more words