Monthly Archives: February 2008

Minutes from February 17, 2008 Board Meeting

We held February’s meeting around a campfire circle that has not been fired up in awhile. Once again we gathered under the hickory trees to take stock and jump in on the good work of the Coop.

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Tuscany Day

Janice stopped by today. She was walking through the woods, collecting work for the spring.

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Sustainability Immersion

Tonight’s entry comes from Lindsay, our former intern. She came from Chicago, spent a semester turning wrenches, and on the last day, told us that she loved to write. Drat. Here’s her Intern’s Journal–a sample of the thoughtful writing we … Continue reading

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Sustainable Biodiesel 1.0

While we wait for something better to come along, I’m going to take a stab at defining sustainable biodiesel.

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Don’t Blame the Fuels

Here we go again. It’s a quiet Sunday afternoon at the kitchen table. I am unable to go orienteering with the children since I have committed to a day of not driving.

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Vermiculture Workshop, April 5, 2008

The Abundance Foundation is hosting their 2nd Worm Workshop on April 5, 2008.

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Peak Everything

A special guest book review by Camille Armantrout.

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5 Years of Work Pays-Off Mainlining Sustainability into the Biodiesel Industry.

In a dramatic moment at this year’s Sustainable Biodiesel Summit, (SBS) the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) CEO Joe Jobe and Board Chair Ed Hegland announced the establishment of a “Sustainability Task Force” to address and incorporate sustainable practices within the … Continue reading

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2008 NBB Speech

I have just come home from the Sustainable Biodiesel Summit/National Biodiesel Board conference in Orlando.

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Plantation Paradise

This entry came in from Leif. Thursday was one of those gray, cold, rainy days when you dream of traveling to the tropics. Fortunately, David and I were headed to the airport to visit a client in the Dominican Republic.

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