The Plant

The plant throws off its body every year, Peels itself back to seed. Unencumbered by its skin, The plant perpetuates the species, From before the before, To after the after. The plant is primary: to our existence, To the matrix of the life of the soil, From the ground...

Carbon

              Bill Mollison has stated repeatedly that the “the problem is the solution”. Buried beneath a veil that looks to human perception as a constraint, whether uncontrollable or the reverse, lies the opposite of a constraint, an opportunity. Although our...

What is the Origin of a Farm?

              What is the origin of a “farm”? How is it defined? From whence does the “farm” arise? And why are we so accustomed to reliance on farmers for our nutritional needs? What is it, really, that has played into the dependence on farms and large- scale...