Tag Archives: Indiana

Goodbye to the Winter Banana

Today was the end for my experience growing Winter Banana apples. The tree itself had recovered from the root washout of several years ago and was growing well despite a bit of a lean, but once again this year there … Continue reading

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Standing still is going backwards – how Indiana is missing the residential solar bus

In her 2009 book “Sleeping Naked is Green” Vanessa Farquharson highlights many of the ways in which simple changes can both conserve resources and serve as vehicles to increase awareness of what other changes can be made to support a … Continue reading

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The drought of 2012 at Rurikia

In school I learned about the Dust Bowl and how the lessons learned from it had led to better farming techniques. I read The Grapes of Wrath. I had seen museum exhibits of FSA photos and reports . I had … Continue reading

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