• Thoughts on the Individual and the Collective

    Thoughts on the Individual and the Collective

    I will try to condense and explain some of a political theory in this short blog post.  Critical Thinking is paramount to a free People. I hope this creates a spark which will prompt further reading and study on your part.  Benjamin Rush, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, said “Freedom can exist only…

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  • Why Non-GMO Feed?

    Why Non-GMO Feed?

    A farmer narrates his transformation into a believer in the benefits of locally sourced Non-GMO feed for pastured chickens and pork based on personal experiences of health improvements. He highlights the detrimental effects of glyphosate, a toxic chemical sprayed on GMO crops. His farm, Passel Hills, will continue using non-GMO feed attributing to its distinct…

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  • Do we have a right to food?

    Do we have a right to food?

    The other day I was reading to our children the first paragraph from “The Rights of the Colonists” by Samuel Adams. “Among the natural rights of the Colonists are these: First, a right to life; Secondly, to liberty; Thirdly, to property; together with the right to support and defend them in the best manner they…

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  • Redundancy in Food Supply

    Redundancy in Food Supply

    Why some are calling for sustainability and “food security” in the name of the environment, I am calling for “food security” which will keep us from relying on long logistic supply trains that centralized companies are dependent. We need a more resilient local food economy and manufacturing capacity for the sake of having enough to…

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  • The Chain is Weakened

    The Chain is Weakened

    A Short Story “Honey, that was a trip,” I said as I dropped the load of groceries on the kitchen counter. I had just made a trip to the grocery store 5 minutes down the road from our small ranch in Cave Spring, Virginia. This was week 5 of 14 days to stop the spread…

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