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Ontario's Best Agricultural Land is Fast Disappearing Under the Weight of "Brick Farms"

This past Monday I arrived in the “GTA” and am staying with family in Brampton on the western edge of Ontario’s “Golden Horseshoe”.  The ride in from Barrie and my stay since have really demoralized me about Ontario’s stewardship of its diminishing base of farm land. 669 more words

Canada Solo Motorcycle Ride 2015

Memories of The Land Stewardship Project: Touching Hearts, Changing Minds

When I was growing up in rural South Dakota, my mother would talk to crowds about the dangers of soil erosion and unsustainable farming.  She wasn’t a scientist, she was an actress.   237 more words

Fine Feathered Friends

When we first came here to LittleHorse Ranch our only fine feathered friends were annual sparrows and some birds from the “perching bird” family. There were no “larger” birds around like; woodpeckers, scrub jays, or crows. 504 more words


Making Smart Assumptions about Prairie Management

Some people say it’s dangerous to make assumptions.  I disagree.  In fact, assumptions are both necessary and empowering.  Land managers make assumptions all the time.  If we didn’t, we’d never get anything done. 1,610 more words



by Ruth Bamberger, Legislative Committee Chair
Sierra Club, Cumberland Chapter

Kentucky residents who purchase the special license plate “Nature’s Finest”  to help fund the state’s… 235 more words


It is All Connected

Original work first posted at Isáine’s other blog, Witch of the Wyldwood, May 7, 2013. 

This breath that I am taking, this air that I am inhaling, it is the out breath of other living creatures. 537 more words


We Weep, We Weep, for the Forests of the Dead

Original content first posted at Isáine’s other blog, Witch of the Wyldwood November 13, 2012 . 

“I’m sorry, I’m sorry.”

The words fell from my lips, uttered over and over as I took in the landscape around me. 1,634 more words