Monthly Archives: November 2008

Last Rounds

Near the end of April the giant oak which protected our house collapsed in the side yard.

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Deep Frying Again

My brother Mark is alive and well and taking on the fight of his life. Summer Shop is back in action, and the new home of artisanal oil fantasies.

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Edible Oil

At a recent “Local Food Friday,” Matt and his team served up some latkes that were pan fried in canola oil which he had crushed himself.

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Feedstock 101

Today Matt Rudolf is giving a speech in Charlotte to a bunch of NC farmers. I think it is an excellent overview that reads like “Feedstock 101.” Here is what he is going to say:

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Bringing on the Fight

Today Mark and Beth hit the ground early with a 7:00 a.m. appointment in the heart of UNC Hospital.

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Very Bad Day

I’m not the king of spreadsheets. Normally I leave “the numbers” to Barb and to my brother Mark.

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Voice of America

Here is a VOA article/broadcast about Small is Possible, life in Pittsboro, and our project.

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Taking the Pulse

Congressional candidate BJ Lawson stopped by the plant and made this short film.

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High Culture Weekend

Halloween has always been a high point at Piedmont Biofuels. This year the Coop held its annual party at the Plant.

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