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Friday – Last Yukon Farm Visit

Friday – Last Yukon Farm Visit

My second Friday visit was with Roland at Rivendell Farm just down the road from Elemental Farm. Roland has been farming here for 3 years and as I pulled up to his Pick Your Own Farm I knew he was a farmer I would like – long, pristine, immaculately weed-free

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And Then There was Thursday – back in Whitehorse

And Then There was Thursday – back in Whitehorse

Alright, and then on to Thursday…Thursday was the day I would start visiting farms to talk with people in their fields. While everyone seemed interested in the topic of seed security, they were most interested in asking more seed-growing specific questions. I kept telling people I wasn’t really here to

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Busy Monday in Whitehorse

Busy Monday in Whitehorse

On Monday things picked up a bit and I had some great conversations with a bunch of folks! Here is the summary: After another good night’s sleep I met Katelyn Friendship at the AICBR office only a few blocks from my hostel. It sure has been great to walk to

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Arrived in Yukon to Talk Seed!

Arrived in Yukon to Talk Seed!

Today I (Chris Thoreau) arrived in Whitehorse on the first of 8 days visiting the Yukon to talk and learn about seed in Yukon communities. The goal of the trip, I suppose, is to help Yukon communities determine how to integrate seed into their community food security initiatives. I will

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