Digester project near Tulare would turn organic waste into renewable transportation fuel

From The Bakersfield Californian: BY JOHN COX The Bakersfield Californian jcox@bakersfield.com Food processors, dairies and others in Kern County may soon have a new place to send their organic waste -- and with it, a new source of renewable, compressed natural gas. This month, two state agencies awarded grants totaling $8 million to help fund … Continue reading Digester project near Tulare would turn organic waste into renewable transportation fuel

Agri-Terrorism? Feds Shut Down Seed Library in Pennsylvania

Wow!!! Resistance is fertile!!!

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Infowars
Paul Joseph Watson
August 4, 2014

War on self-sufficiency intensifies

In yet another example of the federal government’s war on self-sufficiency, the U.S. Department of Agriculture shut down a seed library in Pennsylvania, claiming that a system whereby residents could borrow heirloom seeds and then replace them at harvest time was a violation of the 2004 Seed Act, while a commissioner warned that such behavior could lead to “agri-terrorism.”

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1 July 2014

Sustainability This is a video I linked to yesterday. I've had time to view it in its entirety since then. It brings together so many strands of my own thoughts and, I suspect, of yours too. It does have a scriptural interpretation running through it. If this offends then just concentrate upon the techniques and … Continue reading 1 July 2014

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