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Red River Valley

I have been driving around North Dakota the last few days. It is something I’ve wanted to do for quite a while. North Dakota was one of three remaining states of the contiguous 48 that I had not been to (only Idaho and Rhode Island left!) and it’s only three hours away. 853 more words


Sometimes Thank You Isn't Enough

As many of you know, my dad is currently suffering encephalitis. Last Friday he was moved to a larger hospital in Akron after suffering from a grand mal seizure while they were weaning him off of his sedation. 665 more words


Grants to support scientific training of PhD students from developing countries

Climate, Food and Farming Research Network Call for Proposals, 2014
Grants to support scientific training of PhD students from developing countries

Call for proposals

The Climate Food and Farming (CLIFF) Research Network invite applications from students from developing countries, currently enrolled in PhD programs for short-term (3-4 month) scientific training and research stays at CGIAR research centers. 662 more words


August Gathering Recap and Links

There are some people in this world who desire independency from the ‘system’ – the system being that which is supported by taxation, operates via coercion, and thrives on conformity. 296 more words


Old Friends and New

Dear Reader,

Well, how are all of you? Hope your week has been a good one. We’ve been settling in more this week. We got invited to our first neighborhood bonfire earlier in the week. 726 more words

Winter students

Our last groups of short-term agricultural students for 2014 are currently in Ireland, and the large group of landscaping students that come every September will arrive this weekend.   168 more words