Christmas cheer. Marching goose parade with band.

Christmas cheer.  Marching goose parade with band.

How to tell if a farm is government subsidized or sustainable

How to tell if a farm is government subsidized or sustainable

What the Farm Bill pays for and what it does not. Five year Farm Bill 2012 coming right up.

Geese Videos

Geese Videos

Our favorite geese videos at home.

CBS News: Man Loves His Geese, Geese Chase Reporter

CBS News: Man Loves His Geese, Geese Chase Reporter

“Retired Man Takes Geese for Walks” aka “Protective Geese Chase CBS News Reporter”

Why Get Geese?

Why Get Geese?

Lawns have gotten a bad reputation because of the huge amounts of chemical fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides they use, not to mention the noise and pollution put out by the lawnmower.

Smithsonian Goose Story

Smithsonian Goose Story

Smithsonian magazine cover story on geese by Paul Theroux

Agriculture’s Ponzi Scheme

Agriculture’s Ponzi Scheme

After World War II, starvation was a real danger, and calories were in short supply. The United States Dept of Agriculture put in place subsidies to grow calories, which have evolved to this day to a system exactly contrary to what is needed.

Low Hanging Fruit for the Progressive Movement

Low Hanging Fruit for the Progressive Movement

We have here the potential for a coalition of health reform as demanded by our public health organizations, immigration reform (this is also the cause of Mexican farmers being driven off their land), water preservation in the rivers and the sea.