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October 2011 Blog Posts (6)

GMO Labeling Reaches Washington

Hundreds rally in Washington to demand GM labeling

Hundreds of people from around the United States rallied in front of the White House on Sunday 16 October, urging the government to require compulsory labeling of GM foods.…


Added by Joseph's Page on October 22, 2011 at 2:07pm — No Comments

Bob Ross and Titmice: A Meditation on Conservation


By Jill Henderson

Saturday morning I was curled up in a blanket watching Bob Ross…


Added by Jill H on October 18, 2011 at 8:41am — No Comments

Aiming to Transform

copyright Kelsey Rumley

By  Greg Swick, contributing author

“People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life.  I don’t think that’s what we’re really seeking. I think that what we’re seeking  is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences on the purely  physical plane will have…


Added by Jill H on October 12, 2011 at 8:21am — No Comments

Fall Frenzy: A Skink Story

fall leaves By Jill Henderson

Fall is one of my favorite seasons, but it is also one of the busiest. Between winterizing the garden, gathering wild edibles, bringing in firewood, and generally readying ourselves and the homestead for the winter to come, it seems to me that…


Added by Jill H on October 6, 2011 at 7:42am — No Comments

Envirnmental Landscaping

I have been landscaping for a while. I am sincerely disappointed in the landscaping industry and their lack of leadership on this issue. Look at any garden center area and look at the chemicals and choice of plants to see my point. Yet the academics prove not much better. All the advice you get is answers that are from the problem. The minds that created the problems, are not the minds that will solve the problem. The answer must lie in looking to natural systems and wisdom that gardeners…


Added by unique yard concepts LLC on October 2, 2011 at 9:38pm — No Comments

‘Riverbluff Cave – Ice Age Time Capsule’ Talk October 5th at Library Center

Patrons of all ages are invited to attend Riverbluff Cave – Ice Age Time Capsule at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5, in the auditorium at the Library Center , 4653 S. Campbell Ave. in Springfield.


Matt Forir, executive director of Riverbluff Cave in Greene County , will give an update on findings and developments at the site. The cave was discovered on September 11, 2001, while the county was blasting for a new road. Findings have been dated to the Pleistocene…


Added by George Deatz on October 1, 2011 at 7:58am — 1 Comment

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