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New Event! Acorn Harvesting And Processing Class & Autumn Foraging Walk

Before there were cupcakes, white bread sandwiches, and Little Debbie snack cakes… there were acorns.

And life was good…

Sure, there were no iPhones, shopping malls, or Sunday afternoon football games… and Bieber had yet to hit the scene.  411 kata lagi


Building biofilms

I’m pretty amazed by microorganisms. They’re tiny, invisible to our eyes, but are hugely influential in the state of our bodies, our food and in making the Earth around us a habitable place for us to to live. 284 kata lagi


The delights of Dawyck

A couple of weeks ago the delightful assistants decided to get up early (for them) and out of the house sharpish in order to drive down to the Scottish Borders for a late summer/early autumn visit to Dawyck Botanic Garden. 544 kata lagi


Fungi Quest

First we are going back to 2010, and the same month, September, for this year 2016 All the years in between  have not  been very productive at all. 7 kata lagi


The Patent that could destroy Monsanto

Paul Stamets

What has Paul discovered? The mycologist has figured out how to use mother nature’s own creations to keep insects from destroying crops. It’s what is being called SMART pesticides. 41 kata lagi


Weekly Walk 51

On the autumnal equinox, in 85-degree, sunny weather, we took our fifty-first weekly walk. For the first time, we forgot hats. 565 kata lagi


Edible, choice

September and October are my favourite months of the year. Time to reap the fall bounty. Of course, autumn is the hunting season, and I’m a hunter. 340 kata lagi