Slow Food

slow food

What does the phrase “slow food” bring to mind? If you were told that “Slow Food” is an international movement with 80,000 members in 100 countries, could you guess its focus? Here’s a hint: Slow Food was born in Italy in 1986, and the international movement was founded in Paris in 1989. What do these … Read more

Chicken Laws and Backyard Chickens

By now, you all know that we are raising our own chickens in the backyard. The idea is to gain more self sufficiency and “buy local”. It is important to know where your food comes from. Some are unfamiliar with the concepts, but for those of you who do and think you are living in solitude, think again. There are many beginning to understand the changes that are going to have to take place for this world to go solidly forward…