[permaculture] where you from?
Treesa Jane Rogerson
treemail at cruzio.com
Fri Oct 25 04:06:32 EDT 2002
IS anyone interested in disclosing their bioregion, so we (I) can see where
we are all from, and how that might open some discussion.
A thought, I am still new.
Me, living in Central California, Santa Cruz County.
Treesa Rogerson, M.A.
Lands Alive : Ecology By Design
treemail at yahoo.com
----- Original Message -----
From: "Lawrence F. London, Jr." <lfl at intrex.net>
To: <permaculture at lists.ibiblio.org>; <market-farming at lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Tuesday, October 22, 2002 11:22 PM
Subject: [permaculture] [Fwd: A possible read?]
> Subject: A possible read?
> Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2002 20:55:27 -0500
> From: Mike Miller <mmiller at PCSIA.NET>
> To: SANET-MG at LISTS.IFAS.UFL.EDU
> This came across the net and may be of interest to farmers. Mike Miller
> A review of The Farm as Natural Habitat
> by Jonna Higgins-Freese
> 21 Oct 2002
> You'll have to forgive the staid title: Right from the start, The Farm as
> Natural Habitat: Reconnecting Food Systems with Ecosystems is thoroughly
> Midwestern in tone -- reserved, practical, and down-to-earth. Edited by
> long-time sustainable-agriculture advocates Dana and Laura Jackson, a
> mother-daughter team, the essays collected here describe farming practices
> that mimic and protect natural systems. But if the voice is mild, the
> is urgent: Environmentalists must build ties with farmers if we are to
> food without destroying topsoil, poisoning our air and water, and killing
> wildlife. snip
> Jonna Higgins-Freese educates faith groups about the environment,
> them to address issues including climate change and pesticide use, and
> encouraging people to pursue lives of voluntary simplicity. Her work is
> at Prairiewoods: Franciscan Spirituality Center in Hiawatha, Iowa. She is
> fellow of the Environmental Leadership Program.
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