June 3-7: Sustainability and Energy – VT

Jun 1st, 2013 | By | Category: 5th Day, 5th Day Vermont

Key Terms and Topics: Sustainable Agriculture, closed-loop systems, composting

Discussion themes: VT Food Systems: Circle Model; Soils, Seeds & Transplants; Transportation Processing & Storage; Distribution, Retail, Table; Composting (and back to soil…)

Reading/Viewing: Rebuilding the Foodshed (RFS) by Philip Ackerman-Leist, Chapters 1-4

http://www.wcax.com/story/22251750/the-slow-living-summit

http://smallplanet.org/about/frances/bio

Fifth Day Event: Thursday, 6/6: Brattleboro: EDT 6am, Slow Living Summit, Frances Moore Lape’

Grafton Cheddar Tour; (Big Picture Farm Tour?) (Carbon Harvest?)

FW Talk: Sunday 6/2 3pm Professor Elder

Location: RAJ Conference

Followed by 4:30-6 pm Garden party

 

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