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Happy 100 Years National Parks Service! - Part I

There are some things that money cannot buy, just as there are some things that should be exempt from the effects of industry and big business, and the ravages they leave in their wake. 1,319 more words

Social Commentary

Calumet Seed Bombs For Sale

Calumet Region Seed Bombs

Help to restore the ecosystems of the Calumet Region and support Tryon Farm Institute with these limited edition ecosystem seed bombs. 294 more words

Outreach + Exchange

Earth and Sky Origin Stories

The connection between what we think and how we see the world is something I think about. As an artist, my work is to play with different perspectives and find fresh ways of seeing the world. 327 more words


5000 in Grant Money Available for Small Farms

This message was received from Marianna Spence of Carolina Farm Stewardship Association:

“$5,000 in grant money is available for a small farm in North Carolina! Apply by July 15, 2016. 222 more words

Grounding for the Hardscrabble Runs

Grounding, or earthing is a controversial practice that in its truest sense involves direct physical contact with the ground. Some people claim health benefits and I don’t doubt they may be true. 372 more words

Fitness And Running

Yellow-Fringed Orchid (Platanthera ciliaris)

Overview: Listed as threatened or endangered in most states, the Yellow-Fringed Orchid ranges from southern New England west to southern Ontario (historic), southern Michigan, Illinois south along the coastal plain to Florida, and west to Texas, Oklahoma and Missouri.  267 more words