And Then There's This – On Food

I couldn’t have said this better, of all the things that concern me in our current culture,- our food sources are very high in the list. Thanks, Jo for sharing this.

Fort Pelham Farm

And then I read this from Verge Permaculture in Canada and had to share.  This is something I truly believe.

 

“ON FOOD SECURITY: I am reading My Ishmael and in one the opening chapters Ishmael says, “You’ll know you’re among the people of your culture if the food is all owned, if it’s all under lock and key.” The very word “food security” implies this very idea, that food is not secure. Language is important in helping us to determine where we are going. It is the very fibre that makes up the fabric that defines our cultural story, a tapestry if you will.

It has taken me some time to define the predicament that our culture finds itself in and I can say that food supply, how it is grown, who grows it, where it comes from, how it is delivered and who owns it is a central theme that…

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