Tag Archives: permaculture

Mendocino: A special place

I have spent a fair amount of time in Mendocino; in 2013 I joined with the Regenerative Design Center and some other doers and makers to cultivate community and communities that love plants.  I had not been back since, and … Continue reading

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From working on farms to running one

During my most recent spate of travels (Maui, Kauai, Northern Cali, Southern Oregon)… any farm I went to work at asked me to become the farm manager, or whatever title they utilized at each space. Each time, I thought “but … Continue reading

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PICS: Cob home at Full Bloom Farms in Applegate, OR

It’s quite absurd that a cob home offers no “value”, at least as recognized by property values… even moreso when one considers the immense true value they possess. The folks at Full Bloom Farms did an amazing jobs envisioning and … Continue reading

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PICS: Rise Up Bakery & Full Bloom Farms in Applegate, OR

In the spirit of the nomadic movements soon to begin again… I’ve started to actually organize photos from the past few months, and will now be posting a slew. The pictures that follow are of the main building at Rise … Continue reading

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I arrived back on the family farm, from the Ashland/Applegate trip, as the snows hit the west coast.  Which makes me sad, as I missed the snow that hit Ashland/Applegate hours after I left… and though Portland got snow, the … Continue reading

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Southern Oregon Adventures

I’ve been out in the Applegate/Ashland area for near a few weeks now.  The time has been split between a rustic, off the grid cabin wonderland near Applegate and another house right in the heart of Ashland. The owner of … Continue reading

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Delays. Are the norm.

My departure date keeps getting delayed… I’m heading to Ashland now on Sept 9th (was formerly beginning of the month) to ready property for an event held on the 14th or 15th.  I have a couple leads for other work … Continue reading

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