02 Jun '11, 8pm

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With future generations in mind, my family will never leave the land we steward poorer, nor its water scarcer than conditions were before we acquired responsibility for their care. My family will seek to enrich the soil, diversify its plant cover and deepen its roots both within and beyond its harvested fields, grazed pastures, and streamside areas. My family will think of how our practices affect those who live above and below us in our foodshed and watershed—not only the human lives, but all other-than-human lives as well. My family will participate in the regional culture of this land, and whenever possible, engage in the community rites and calendrical rhythms that bind us to our place. My family will work to link the consumers of the food, fiber, and timber we produce to the land on which it is produced, so that their values and ours are developed in harmony rather th...

Full article: http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.php/newsfrom187/

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