Archive | May 2011


avant la pluie

Planting Before Rain   by Harvey Taylor   We saw clouds gathering in the West, and heard the weather forecast: scattered showers over the next couple of days, along with a warming trend, just the incentive we needed for Spring planting.   We worked in fresh compost, amended with equine contributions, and soon peas, spinach, […]

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Makes you want to cry!

“I attended a meeting at an elementary school in my district, and the people there were crying,” said Milwaukee Ald. Nik Kovak from Riverwest. He was testifying at the Wisconsin Assembly Committee on Education meeting on Tuesday, April 19 at the State Capital in Madison. He was almost the last speaker some seven hours into […]

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