garden · herbal · nomadique · Urban sprawl

The amount of spontaneous vegetation in a given city always seems to be inversely proportional to it’s economic prosperity. In NYC Manhattan with sky high property values there is little spontaneous vegetation while Brooklyn and the Bronx are filled with it. Frank Egler 1966 – The Wild Gardener in the Wild Landscape

Bottom right the 2Solitudes Food Forest we started 5 years ago. Other images are of maintained landscapes. What has more value?


This Fresh Life

currently i am researching the agricultural history of morin-heights and the surrounding laurentian area – both for my own interest and to gain greater insight for Homestead Nomads and our Farmer’s Market.  in the internet part of my search, i found a somewhat comprehensive story of farming in the simon river area, and was particularly… Continue reading This Fresh Life


Marché de Noël

le marché morin-heights sera ouvert le 8 décembre! de 9h à 15h 148 ch watchorn, morin-heights – l’église ste eugène artisans, boulangers, idées cadeaux – la liste des fournisseurs à suivre bientôt! apportez un (ou plusieurs!) denrées non périssables pour la guignolée du garde-manger des pays-d’en-haut – on va partager l’établissement avec eux ❤ _____… Continue reading Marché de Noël