Posted By: Francis Koster Published: April 29, 2012

Seeds of Change by Francis P. Koster, Ed.D. Even Futurists have to eat, so last fall I was digging in my garden when along came a happy pair - granddaughter - aged about 8, and Grandma (we won't go there). The shy little girl asked what I was doing. I told her to watch, and gently …

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Posted By: Francis Koster Published: November 14, 2011

Year-Round Harvests Yield Local Benefits  by Francis P. Koster, Ed.D. Roughly 15 percent of all fruits and vegetables consumed in the United States are imported from outside our borders. This creates both a cash drain to local economies and a potentially dangerous way for bad guys to put disease into our food supply. Another very …

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Posted By: Francis Koster Published: March 1, 2011

 Jobs and Year Round Veggies with Solar Heat 12 Month Food Production Using Unheated Greenhouses Creates Profit, Jobs and Secure Food Supply by Jon Kennedy Roughly 15 percent of all fruits and vegetables consumed in the United States are imported from outside our borders. (1)  This creates both a cash drain to local economies and …

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Posted By: Francis Koster Published: March 13, 2010

Internet System Links Small Farmers and Restaurants - Creates Jobs   by Francis P. Koster, Ed.D. Centralization and the apparent need for large economy of scale have led to the disappearance of the small farm. In 1959, the U.S. was home to 4.1 million farms. Today, there are just 2.2 million. Some 40% of American …

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