Factory Farms and Swine Flu

Quite a bit of information is coming out about the swine flu “pandemic”.  Here’s one of the thought provoking articles I read,  Mexican Lawmaker: Factory Farms Are “Breeding Grounds” of … Continue Reading →

A lesson on monetary inflation

The game of monopoly (we have farm-opoly) can get out of hand at our house.  Last week I heard them disputing and ultimately banning “bailouts”.  This week I caught the kids … Continue Reading →

Barter on My Mind

A slow economy seems to make for busy times.  But in the midst of the busyness one thing keeps running through my mind.  How can we build an independent local … Continue Reading →