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Measuring time in terms of trees

We started the Woodland Trust recording programme today – a programme that is going to see us take monthly readings for the next 25 years. I say “us” but I’m not sure about the chances of me being here in 2040. 418 more words

Care Farm

How To Plant an Orchard (with adorable farmers)

I had an adorable work crew yesterday on Pumpkin Hollow Farm.  Our mission was to plant trees.  Apple, plum, and apricot trees to be exact. 548 more words


An Ordinary Day on the Farm

A new day.  I breathe in the fresh air with thanksgiving.

Today’s to-do list:

Pick up granddaughter so she can play at Grammie and Papa’s house while Mama is at work. 115 more words


The acorns are dropping, it's time to pick them up

If there is a well established oak tree somewhere near you that you have admired, (and you live in the southern hemisphere) about now could be the time to collect some acorns and plant them. 538 more words

On The Farm


maybe I should call it Sunday post cause Saturday was as lazy a day as they come….a bit, and I mean very little, of  crochet, quick burgers for dinner and not much else…. 149 more words


Trees To Give Off Wifi

Plans to re-plant areas of London previously cleared of trees, so that twats can sit in the sunshine listing to their I-Pods are already going ahead, after a new invention that allows trees to boost Wifi and mobile telephone signal was tested in the UK. 159 more words

Hit Piece

India’s other daughters – The village that plants 111 trees when a girl is born

In a country that still favours the birth of a son, Piplantri village in Rajasthan not only embraces daughters but has created a tradition that benefits both the local people and the planet. 95 more words

Joyful Wonder