spencer's boy

master composter, worm translator, urban advocate, organic pioneer ...

tp …nuff said!

That’s How I Roll

Cardboard Rolls - Perfect for the Bin!

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3 years ago with 45 notes

Via xarasmiller

Tagged: poverty access time thought hood rural

Poverty doesn’t give you strength or teach you lessons about perseverance. No, poverty only teaches you how to be poor.”

Sherman Alexie, from The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (via revolutionnow)

How I feel about AmeriCorps’ reasoning for putting its members in poverty to do the work we do.  All living at poverty level has taught me is what I already knew.  It sucks.

(via driftlessinthecity)

(Source: xarasmiller, via driftlessinthecity-deactivated2)

ne-plus-ultra:

I don’t bow to many females…but the homie Queen GodIs will show you how to do this hun! Nuff respect to the Queen…she sings, she spits dope rhyme, and she’s locked!

here is a piece about local lorain county youth.  it features frank whitfield amongst others. if you ever run into frank, ask him how he got interested in local food and soil creation.  it’ll be a good story.

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3 years ago with 8 notes

Via designallkinds

Tagged: life farm sales rural city urban farmer farmers

designallkinds:

“Find out about all the fresh produce you refuse to eat with this series of short documentaries on Maine farmers. Our favorite, above, is Chase Farm” via Devour.

(via downtownfarmer)

downtownfarmer:

2012: Time for Change” presents an optimistic alternative to apocalyptic doom and gloom.

worms!!!  sb