Back to basics: How old ways of farming are revolutionary
For my brother, Steve, farming is a calling. His connection to the soil has been with him since we were children. Seeing him now, in his chosen profession, feels like watching him happily slosh around in his destiny. I'm reposting the article I wrote about Steve's passion for farming for the Los Altos Town Crier because I like reading it and because he gives meaning to many of the buzzwords around organic and biodynamic farming that are so popular these days.
|pinot noir grapes doing their thing|
Without meaning to, I wrote a love letter to the farming practices of yesteryear. Here’s what happened.