Il video “Una fattoria per il futuro” di Rebecca Hostings. La nota naturalista inglese affronta il tema della dipendenza dagli idrocarburi fossili delle filiere agro-industriali contemporanee in un documentario di grande impatto girato per la BBC, in cui narra in forma autobiografica il percorso della stessa autrice alla ricerca di un nuovo modello produttivo dellaContinua a leggere “Una fattoria per il futuro”
Open Source Ecology Building Functional, Sustainable Agriculture in Wisconsin An Interview with Brittany Gill by Rebeccah Kessel (Sustainable Eating Magazine) “I love watching things grow. I put a seed in the ground and then there’s this plant and then there’s this tomato on this plant. It makes me think of life and beauty and purposeContinua a leggere “Open Source Ecology, an interview”
These days we are struggling with finding a way to communicate the message of the work at openfarmtech.org. Brittany and Vinay Gupta (hexayurt.com) have been slashing through the thicket of expression choices to narrow down the message so it could be understood by others. The goal is to attract interest in a few, dedicated co-developers.Continua a leggere “Open Source Ecology, About our wiki”
Imagine a village with buildings of dirt (CEB) with year-round greenhouses (sawmill, CEB, bioplastics from local trees), with all facility energy produced by a solar turbine, where people drive hybrid cars with car bodies (bioplastics) made from local weeds, with critical motors and metal structures (aluminum) extracted from on-site clay, which are fueled by alcoholContinua a leggere “A replicable global village model”
Puntata del programma RAI “Report” del 1998, sulla moneta locale americana “Ithaca Hours” di Ithaca, NY(Usa).
The cornerstone of Open Source Ecology’s program for transformative economics is the 500 Plus Plan. This is a plan for producing a financial incentive in order to attract new fellows on demand. This Plan is the development of an integrated, primarily agricultural product package that may be deployed by people joining OSE on a month’sContinua a leggere “500 Plus Plan”
Video (in inglese) sull'esperienza di moneta locale Calgary Dollars in Canada