Category Archives: Agriculture – General

Wordless Wednesday: Soil Does So Much!

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2015: The International Year of Soils

There is a reason for everything, including the delay in publishing my Nuffield report! The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has declared 2015 the International Year of Soils. Healthy soils is the pinnacle of Agriculture 3.0; … Continue reading

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A Great Message for a Brand New Year

In the words of Steve Jobs, “the only way to be truly satisfied, is to to do what you believe is great work.” A video from http://www.FarmOn.com

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2014 Nuffied Ontario Summer Picnic and Canada Fleabane

The best part about summer picnics is meeting new scholars and hearing stories of Nuffield travels, even if they were 20 to 30 years ago or more! Fellow 2013 Canadian Scholar Blake Vince (@BlakeVince) has had a very busy year … Continue reading

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Nuffield Scholars from Around the World Visit Huron County

        The Town of Goderich has a great story to tell about resilience, as told by Susanna Reid from the County of Huron Planning Department. On the afternoon of Sunday, August 21, 2011, an F3 rated tornado … Continue reading

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Spring Melt Begins

The picture below is taken from ‘the top’ of the barn yard. You can just see the top of a fence post in the foreground. And just the corner of the picnic table is visible, emerging from the bottom of … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Harvest Season Approaching

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