In February of 2015, Slow Money founder Woody Tasch gave a "State of the Soil" address at the Food + Enterprise summit in Brooklyn. Here you can read his thought provoking speech on the quality of American soil, Economics and General discourse.
To Save the Earth, Experience the Sacred
Most environmental activists focus on top down policy changes to combat global challenges like climate change. But to enact real change, we need to look inwards. The environmental challenges we face in the 21st century are outcomes of who we collectively are as individuals. The best ways to help the environment is to better ourselves.
Thin Trees for Fire Safety
As our climate changes, more and more people will find themselves living in fire country. Forest thinning is one of the first and most important jobs in preparing your homestead for fire season. Added benefits include timber for milling, increased bio-diversity and an endless supply of firewood.