http://tarcsiadam.com/cache/horoscope/julip-virgo-weekly.php These dramatic natural landscapes are the perfect setting to read environmental literature. Assignments will include reading responses, nature journals, and a research paper. Stories help us see, teach us what to care about, and open our imaginations to new possibilities.
So, who tells the story of this place, and how? What stories inform our understanding of how we relate to our environment and its nonhuman residents? Kathy Kaiser writes beautifully, not just describing but thoroughly evoking what it feels like to be immersed in nature.
He became a "soil detective" and vastly improved the soil and the bottom line on his family's High Plains farm. Regenerative farming holds great promise for conserving the Ogallala aquifer.
This is the eighth commentary I've done on the topic. Regenerative agriculture, aka "The Soil Health Movement," gives me more hope for the future of the Ogallala aquifer than I've ever felt before -- especially when bright, dedicated farmers like Michael Thompson are there to show the way.
Scroll down for a number of other recent posts on regenerative ag. Could Regenerative Agriculture save the Ogallala Aquifer? If you're like me and can't resist digging in the dirt, there might be a chemical explanation. I was happy to see that Geoffrey Riley of the Jefferson Exchange reran our interview yesterday.
If only I'd appreciated her as much when I was a girl as I do now! Do you want the organic foods label to remain meaningful?
Or would you prefer that big ag-industrial corporations set the standards? If you think "organic" should mean food grown without pesticides and other harmful inputs, then respond to Kansas Rural Center's call to action and contact your senators now! Eager to learn all I can about Holistic Management, or, as Gabe puts it, "farming and ranching in nature's image.
Did my textbooks fail to mention this history out of denial or was it included and I failed to pay attention? I don't always get around to posting these here. If you'd like to be notified when they are available at my website, please go to the top left side of this page and sign up for "Get Julene's Latest News.
My father thought the government would step in to save the Ogallala Aquifer, but so far all the government has done is underwrite its depletion. In this piece for my High Plains Public Radio series, "Our Turn at this Earth," I recall learning basic auto mechanics so that I could survive my own dreams--in this case my intention to live alone in a remote and mountainous desert.
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