Tag: population

A Food Secure Community

This post from on of our Sustainable Food Production Skillbuilder interns, Keith “Kirk” Schlesinger who has taken on food security on the village in a major way. (My nomination for “Villager of the Month” … hehe… imagine we actually had that.) As the time of the 2011 “Insight into GMOs” Symposium on 17-18 September fast…
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September 7, 2011 0

Dr. Huber’s cover letter to Secretary Vilsack

This update to the Dr. Huber research is the first thing I read this morning when I got into the office. Undeniably more evidence that the precautionary principle might be a valuable asset to our repertoire as stewards of the land…. This cover letter is provided to explain the reasoning and concerns that were conveyed…
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April 11, 2011 0

GMO free Cowichan Valley?

The past couple have days I have felt a heaviness in my heart that I’m not used to. Realizing the fact that it isn’t entirely possible to avoid GMOs in my diet because of pollen drifting and non-organic inputs like manures from GMO fed livestock, left me … well lets just say I haven’t been…
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February 18, 2011 0