tonihawr at msn.com
Sat Nov 13 14:56:07 EST 2004
----- Original Message ----- From: Gene GeRue<mailto:genegerue at ruralize.com>
> >It's so tempting to stretch your climate to the limits in search of
> >delicacies, but I'd rather grow stuff that's easily acclimated to my area
> >and can thrive on it's own-
> I look forward to an attached greenhouse where I will experiment. About the
> only caution I take is that I think a person's health is somehow tied to
> their place and it is most healthful to eat the products of that place.
"Whoa, Nellie" - I don't know where mine is,
but did you read Wendell Berry's view on
*place* as in "my place" (his) "in the world"
(where his home/family lived/lives and the
great majority of Americans *don't* any more) ??
I don't even remember if what I saw in ?the?
magazine was 'the whole thing' or if it was
part of a longer essay ...
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