Ken Russell

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How to Make a Living From a 1.5 Acre Market Garden

Picture the scene, you‘re awoken by the morning sun, grab yourself a coffee and step outside. As you take your first sip you watch the sun rising and …

Farming

The “Greenest Schools On Earth” Do More Than Put Solar Panels On The Roof

Getting students to care about sustainability is the more important–and harder–challenge.<p>To be the “Greenest School on Earth” in the eyes of the U.S. Green Building Council, it takes more than a few solar panels on the roof. Those are nice, of course. But you also need to teach sustainability …

Solar Power

Food, Farming and Climate Change: It’s Bigger than Everything Else

Record-breaking heat waves, long-term drought, “100-year floods” in consecutive years, and increasingly extreme superstorms are becoming the new …

How Locavore is your state?

<b>Strolling of the Heifers 2017 Locavore Index ranks states on local food commitment</b><p>BRATTLEBORO, VT (May 15, 2017) — Which states are most into local …

Why You Can’t Have Organic Food Without Soil

Long time supporters of organic food need to realize that the ground is shifting beneath their feet. Rapidly. Ever since the U.S. Department of …

Agriculture

Are Economic Growth and Social Justice Incompatible?

Every dollar of new wealth that has been created in the United States since the financial crisis, 93 cents has gone to the top 1%. (Photo: David Guo; …

Economics

Community Discussion: Are small farms doomed?

The future of farming has Salon readers on edge.<p>This week Jaclyn Moyer struck a chord with her essay on the dream and the hard reality of small scale organic farming. Many readers went to the comments to share their own stories and struggles with farming, of which the romantic and even moral appeal …

Ecovillage

Howdy y’all. Ben here, with yet another field report, churned out between the sundry tasks on my list. Where did I put that list anyway? Finding it …

How to Make the Perfect Tempura with Tadashi Ono