Why Farming Is the New Reality

September 6, 2009 at 5:47 pm Leave a comment

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Carla, a student from Brazil now studying at York University is seeding spinach and salad mix using the FoodCycles seeder. She’s really dedicated to learning the art – if you come by you can ask her yourself. (Photos via Sunny Lam)

A piece by Makenna Goodman on Alternet says that farming is becoming a hot career these days. More and more people are going into farming – from fresh new college grads to guys and gals in their 40s. And it’s not necessarily because the pay is awesome. If you can live a simple lifestyle and grow a lot of your own food does it really matter?

Read the full post and quote at FoodCycles.org.

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