ALEC presentation sponsored by NW Neighbors for Peace

Last night I attended an educational presentation on ALEC (American Legislative Exchange Council) at the Ridgedale Library.  The event was sponsored by the Northwest Neighbors for Peace.  I had heard of ALEC, but was not very literate on what exactly it was.  This presentation was eye-opening, but also way too short at 2 hours.  WhatContinue reading “ALEC presentation sponsored by NW Neighbors for Peace”

Minneapolis city council passes new urban agriculture text amendments

The city of Minneapolis, Minnesota recently passed a new urban agriculture text amendment. It now allows the people of Minneapolis to grow food for profit within the city of Minneapolis!  It also allows them to sell the food directly from their property  for 15 days per year.  These are such exciting new amendments! I think thatContinue reading “Minneapolis city council passes new urban agriculture text amendments”