MIMIC THIS! When you get invited to events 3000 miles away (or 20 of them just across town), use COPY & PASTE with the really interesting events to seed your own community's plans for similar events. Why start from scratch.... Beg, borrow and mimic! More....
Local Food Abundance - CSA's & community gardens, basic Nutrition & “Slow Food” - cooking with simple, local and fresh food, Shared Storage Foods, Youth Gardeners...Community responses are coming forward. Let's share best practice.See More
A solar cooker, or solar oven, is a device which concentrates sunlight for use as a heat source. Because they use no fuel and cost nothing to operate, many nonprofit organizations are promoting their use worldwide. -- WikipediaSee More
The Center for Sustainable Medicine is a model of a small, sliding-scale, powered-down clinic using practices that are not dependent on cheap oil. It also functions as a think-tank and international resource via its website and workshops.See More
Keeping chickens in the yard is an age old and mostly forgotten aspect of kitchen gardening. All over, people are relearning this fun relationship to their food and the joys and challenges that come along with it.
Great to see your interest in Transition! Welcome to TRANSITION IN ACTION. I see you've already connected with Transition Van Buren Allegan. Super. I've also requested that we friend.
Click anytime on Transition group members in Michiganto join your neighbors in discussions and events. Click on any person's photo to say hello and find out more about their Transition interests. Reinforce the good things they are doing. Mention something that particularly interests you. Ask a question. Start a discussion. Let me know if you would like to be an Admin on this page to help build and maintain your group's portfolio. Have fun!
On the local scene, it would be spot on for all our members if you would consider including a link to Transition Van Buren in our registry of organizations, localities, companies, products, services, Twitterers, Facebooks, Meetups, etc. supporting Transition and Sustainability. Here's the page to create the link. That way we can introduce our two groups to each other. I'll be glad to help launch and build your link. Are you interested?
One more thing. It would be super to see your photo -- Click on Choose File and then follow instructions. Let me know if you need assistance. I'll be delighted to do some photoshopping if needed.