“Though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson – Self Reliance Although Emerson’s Self Reliance emphasizes individual self-reliance, there is a...Read More: Cultivating Crops and Community at MiniRoots
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In this mornings Washington post, a provoking article on a possible challenge to home gardeners… “Jackson County, Oregon, has just joined the small but growing ranks of “GE-free zones” in the U.S., which prohibit the cultivation of genetically engineered (GE) crops. It’s at least the eighth county in the...Read More: Genetically Safe gardens?
New Years Day 2016. Last night I was pleased to find some of my greens from the greenhouse were ready to harvest and put into a fabulous New Years Salad for my wife and I to enjoy. We had it with some store bought cucumbers and one of the...Read More: New Years Day – FarmIT with James Gorman
Category: collaborative gardening, CrowdCropping, FarmIT, home gardening, innovations and products, Uncategorized, urban gardening
Hi all! Thanks for the kind words Mike! I love the idea of miniroots.com. I am almost a 30 year veteran of IT, networks and telecom as well as a Navy Vet. I have spent more time that I want to inside dark cold datacenter rooms. I needed a...Read More: Farm IT, with James Gorman’s Farm