Water's the matter?

Water's the matter?

Water plays a (very obvious) role in our everyday lives, but how often do we consider its source?  This post is a quick and informative overview in deciphering where your water is coming from, where it's going, and how much of it we can continue to "drink up" at the rate we're currently at - with a little Biochemistry mixed in too, of course!

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Plasticulture - the dependance of farming on plastics

Plasticulture - the dependance of farming on plastics

 A long time ago, I spent a summer sailing across the Pacific Ocean.  Right through the Great Pacific garbage patch.  Since then, I haven’t much liked plastic.  But, what does this have to do with plants and farming?

Plasticulture is detrimental to many small, vegetable producing farms.  

(Many big farms too, but I’m going to stay focused on the small ones.)

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