Jack London: The Father of Sustainable Farming

  Jack London was a great writer from northern California - but did you know he was also a farmer?  And he was one of the first to develop the philosophy of sustainability. London grew up on the mean streets of San Francisco and Oakland in the late 1800s.  He never knew his father. Even …

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Science: working together to save the amazing Monarchs

  The recent history of the Monarch butterfly is a story of applied science.  The eastern Monarch makes a grand journey from central Mexico to Canada, then back to Mexico.  What is truly amazing about it is that it takes several generations - the butterfly that travels to central Mexico is the great-grandchild of the …

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