Seth Godin on success in today’s economy

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A great post from Seth Godin entitled Toward Zero Unemployment. A dozen generations ago, there was no unemployment, largely because there were no real jobs to speak of. Before the industrial revolution, the thought that you’d leave your home and go to an office or a factory was, of course, bizarre. What happens now that the industrial ...

BUFCO pop-up shop opening this Saturday

Hey everyone, BUFCO will be having the grand opening of their pop-up shop this Saturday. Please come out and support this local company. When: Saturday, March 30, 2013 Time: 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Where: 3290 Keele Street (Keele and Sheppard, on the south west corner) What: Learn about raised bed gardening, purchase seeds and seedlings, learn about worm composting ...

Look up, is that a rooftop farm?

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The first rooftop farm can be found in Montreal, Quebec. Owned and cultivated by a company called Lufa Farms, this 31,000 square-foot rooftop space can hardly be detected above the downtown bustle. There, high above Montreal’s busy streets and buildings, sit slowly growing carrots and sun-ripened tomatoes. Founded by Mohamed Hage, the farm is gaining ...