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The Permaculture Project

Wayne Weisman’s blog

City Farmer News

from Urban Agriculture Notes

Depression is good for you

People cut down on self-destructive behavior during economic hard times, a recent study found

“I predict we will see global protein shortages within our own lifetime.”

—Peter Barr, Chairman of the Meat and Livestock Commission

“The Plant: Corn’s Conquest” by Michael Pollan

Chapter 1 of The Omnivore’s Dilemma

Fifty ways to interrogate your dinner

Technologies to track your food back to its sources could help fight climate change and help sustainability


books I've read on failure & grace

The World Without Us
The Last Oil Shock: A Survival Guide to the Imminent Extinction of Petroleum Man
A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster
Hell and High Water: Global Warming--the Solution and the Politics--and What We Should Do
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl
The Tipping Point
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace... One School at a Time
The Upside of Down: Catastrophe, Creativity and the Renewal of Civilization
Out of Poverty: What Works When Traditional Approaches Fail
The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 1300-1850
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner: Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World

Mason's favorite books »