Our grow-your-own project is underway. Right now, we’re in the planning stages. In February, we get a month of “business as usual,” to order and plan for the upcoming decrease of fossil fuels in our food system. Starting in March, we’ll only have a quarter of our trips to the grocery store and less shipping … More Foodmageddon: Grow, Glean, and Forage Over Two Million Calories for a Year?
The constant “thunk” we hear in the back yard means fall is coming. It is the sound of black walnuts dropping onto our garage roof, cars, and driveway. It is time to collect tree nuts. Black Walnuts Walnut trees seem to be everywhere in southern Wisconsin. Now that the trees’ leaves are falling, it’s easy … More Autumn is Coming. Ah Nuts!