A Share of the Soil

Worcester Magazine (2000) What would make a perfectly ordinary suburban family from suburban Boston with two jobs, two cars and three kids toss everything and go off and become farmers? Organic farmers, no less..? “I really thought he was going through a mid-life crisis,” recalls Karen Franczyk of the day her husband, Don, announced he […]

Forest fires add to Jakarta’s ills for second year Green groups worry about wildlife (Washington Times)

Washington Times, March 6, 1998 JAKARTA, Indonesia – Widespread forest fires on the island of Borneo are threatening Southeast Asia with a repeat of last year’s disastrous haze shroud, which a new study estimates cost the region nearly $1.4 billion. The fires are concentrated in the Indonesian section of the island, known as Kalimantan. Similar […]