If you haven’t read the previous post about the joint Washington University / City of St. Louis Sustainable Land Lab Competition, check out the previous post, here. Here’s the update… We, the Sunflower+ Team, was one of the final winners in the competition along with 4 other teams!
Now that we have won the competition, we will officially receive a 2-year lease to the plot of land in Old North. The plan is to follow the posterboards that were submitted as part of the competition. The first submission gives a description of the project.
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To honor the passing of the 12/21/12 marker as set by the Mayans and others, e.g. the Hopi, I Ching, etc., I’m writing this post to briefly highlight some of the amazing potentials that are possible with the shift in consciousness that we’re in the middle of.
Now I realize that this may all seem like “New Age” fluff, but in my mind there has definitely been a shift going on for the past few decades. For instance, it’s pretty amazing to me that war and violence which used to be a common occurrence worldwide is now largely looked down upon. The same goes for pollution. In fact, the fact that there is a groundswell in the movement towards sustainability in general, where the Earth itself is considered a stakeholder in people’s minds is really amazing – even though some may just view the earth as a hunk of dirt on which we live; as something to be taken advantage of.
So it is in this post that I’d like to briefly mention a few areas that may seem esoteric in their approach, but have some empirical evidence behind them in their efficacy.
Continue reading “A Tribute to the Great Shift of 2012 and Beyond: Improving Agriculture Using Consciousness & Intent”
Hello readers! Ever since I launched this site I’ve been using as a place to host some articles I’ve written – articles that allow me to show off my interest and love electro-horticulture and the amazing potentials that it holds for the future of gardening and farming.
Today I want to do something a little different… I’m going to be a little more personal and let you know what’s going on. Here are some of the things that have been happening:
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