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Jeremy Cherfas

(Not much) patience rewarded.

(Not much) patience rewarded.

(Not much) patience rewarded.

Jeremy Cherfas

Star of this mess is not the tofu, the zucchini or the peanuts but the rice

Star of this mess is not the tofu, the zucchini or the peanuts but the rice

Star of this mess is not the tofu, the zucchini or the peanuts but the rice. There is a variety called Baldo that I only ever see unpolished and that is the bedrock of this and so many other meals. Nutty, chewy, filling, nutritious. Never without it for emergencies.

Jeremy Cherfas

"Scotland is a colossus in native breeds."

That's all you really need to know, but if you want to read about the "six big asks" (yuck) it is all here https://www.thescottishfarmer.co.uk/news/19213969.vote-native-breeds/

Jeremy Cherfas

Whitewood under Siege

Can't enough of this kind of thing.

[M]any experts consider the pallet to be the most important materials-handling innovation of the twentieth century. Studies have estimated that pallets consume 12 to 15 percent of all lumber produced in the US, more than any other industry except home construction.

Jeremy Cherfas

On the way to a coffee.

On the way to a coffee.

On the way to a coffee.

Jeremy Cherfas

Some further thoughts on organic fertility | Small Farm Future

Ultimately, the long-term necessity to cycle rather than mine P could be a key factor propelling humanity back to a predominantly rural, distributed and agrarian human geography.

Is anybody listening?

Jeremy Cherfas

TIL that dumdum bullets were made originally in Dumdum. By design?

Jeremy Cherfas

I have an hour or so to myself, so, Moom or Johnny.Decimal, that is the question.

Jeremy Cherfas

Easter chick for lunch.

Easter chick for lunch.

Easter chick for lunch.

Jeremy Cherfas

Patience required.

Patience required.

Patience required.