Tag Archive | science

Happy Earth Day Weekend!

Just as one spoils the stomach by overfeeding and thereby impairs the whole body, so can one overload and choke the mind by giving it too much nourishment. For the more one reads the fewer are the traces left of what one has read; the mind is like a tablet that has been written over […]

First Quarter Moon

“Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights.” -Pauline R. Kezer  I thought that resolving to eat local was the biggest change I would under go this year, but turns out I was wrong.  This past Monday I started  work at the Canadian Organic Growers (COG) […]

Preface: 200km Challenge – A personal journey to satisfy my hunger for health and happiness within my community

“Globalized industrialized food is not cheap: it is too costly for the Earth, for the farmers, for our health. The Earth can no longer carry the burden of groundwater mining, pesticide pollution, disappearance of species and destabilization of the climate. Farmers can no longer carry the burden of debt, which is inevitable in industrial farming […]