Eco units provide Naoki Shiomi’s Half Farmer/Half X lifestyle

The concept of the Half-Farmer/Half-X lifestyle was first proposed in the mid-1990s by the Japanese Naoki Shiomi, who now lives in the city of Ayabe in the north part of Kyoto Prefecture. The basic idea is that people pursue farming, not so much as a business but to grow food for their own family, while Read more about Eco units provide Naoki Shiomi’s Half Farmer/Half X lifestyle[…]

Why don’t they get it?

At the last meeting of our Oil Awareness group, one concern seemed to be shared by everyone present: ”why don’t they get it?”. What members are referring to is the feeling that colleagues, government, officers of authorities just don’t seem to ”get” the significance of 1) the vast amounts of energy we are using to Read more about Why don’t they get it?[…]