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Green Revolution

Twin Cities ephemera: After a full week of much-above-normal temperatures, rain and slushy snow, the temperature has dropped to an appropriate degree and skies have cleared this evening to reveal a bright even-half Moon. 1,520 more words

Agriculture

One Straw Revolution by Mansanobu Fukuoka --- Book Review

Hello Everyone,

I just finished reading The One-Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming by Mansanobu Fukuoka. It was an awesome book! I really liked it, but I have some issues with it as well, which we will discuss. 532 more words

Homesteading

The One Straw Revolution

“Extravagance of desire is the fundamental cause which has led the world into its present predicament” (110)

—Masanobu Fukuoka

“If there is any one thing that’s unhealthy in America, it’s that is a whole civilization trying to get out of work – the young, especially, get caught in that. 1,126 more words

Books

One-Straw Education

Masanobu Fukuoka was the godfather of modern permaculture… he developed the idea of natural farming and demonstrated that it was possible to live an abundant, satisfying life with a minimum of effort.   975 more words

The One-Straw Revolution

Somehow, despite the profoundly significant work of an inspiring man who showed the world how to farm in harmony with nature… the majority of modern agriculture is still literally dragging it’s knuckles in the dirt and stumbles on thoughtlessly churning up the earth in a futile attempt to increase upon the abundant supply of food the soil can easily provide.   68 more words

Being The Change