a blog about neo-agrarian problem solving, reclaiming the link between rustic and industrial.

Sunday, August 21, 2011


just to be clear the whole idea is to move forward into the future cobbling together something new 

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

not quite free ranging chickens

interesting reuse of large plastic tubs for chicken houses,
not sure about that one

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Freegift Patchin's rural delivery urban recovery ratrod

the full sturgeon moon brought out a fine gathering of farmers, artists and culinary thinkers down in southern Schoharie Cty for a big potluck at the CrankyFarm

we brought a big pot of Bush's beans shopped locally doctored up with peppers from the tire planter and a heavy dose of chipoltle powder and a bit of orange peel. don't forget a little honey and nettle vinegar


time to break out the sunflower plates