25 January 2014

Gardening

An Indian perspective on the levels of knowledge organic gardeners need to succeed. Systems managers rather than cogs in a machine is how I think of it. Click Here.

There are good reasons for every organic garden to have fruit trees. Discover “How to” in this article. Click here.

Organic pesticides are a last resort when the predators and companion planting aren’t enough. Click here.

Farming

A story on the benefits of organic farming in the Philippine uplands. Click here.

Small, sustainable, local and networked are the keys to good knowledge flow and problem solving. An Idaho perspective. Click here.

Taiwan aiming to increase the area under organic production. Click here.

This article explains the benefits of small farms. Click here.

Food

It is best to know the farmer growing your food. Transport of organics through the industrial food system leads to contamination. We saw this in yesterday’s post on sprouting sweet potatoes. Click here.

33rd edition of the Guelph organic conference announced. A wide range of topics will be covered. Click here.

This one has me thinking. Monsanto going organic? Click here.

Reference Page

Over the next week I’m building a list of useful reference sites to be placed on a separate page. If anyone has suggestions email me redocean112 (at) gmail (dot) com

Jon