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Denise Thornton

CSAs Madison Style or Insuring Good Nutrition

Mom was right. We should eat our vegetables.  Now even some insurance companies want you to supersize your salad (read about this below).  But more than that, if we choose vegetables that are produced locally as much as we can, we will improve not only our own health but the […]

Global Warming and Our Woods

Half of our 44 acres are filled with rows of strapping, teenage White Spruce and Red Pine planted by the previous owner.  These trees grow naturally in Northern Wisconsin, but usually exist only by human intervention in the southern part of the state, where we live. The Red Pines in […]