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by Paul Ujj
Thu Feb 25, 2010 1:40 pm
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: NSF is working in WA
Replies: 142
Views: 95219

Most farming is being conducted like mines - a resource (e.g. iron ore) is dug out & sold off. One day, the ore is gone & the mine closes down. Ok, farms can apply fertilizers, chemicals, irrigation etc to maintain some semblance of viability. Using the iron ore analogy it's like bringing in & dumpi...
by Paul Ujj
Wed Feb 24, 2010 1:39 pm
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: NSF is working in WA
Replies: 142
Views: 95219

Re: The wrong direction.

'Part of the ongoing adaption to the new method that is now apparent is the shocking and apparently clinical clearing of the few remaining solitary surviving trees that stand in the way of the automated steering systems utilised in the seeding machinery.' ... and: 'Sadly it is an obvious economic re...
by Paul Ujj
Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:59 am
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: 'Controlling' Weeds
Replies: 54
Views: 52767

Luckily I live in an an area where most don't have to live off the land for their major income. Some still, however, spend a lot of time & money to get rid of 'weeds', which includes poisoning. Our place was covered in fireweed many years ago when we first moved in. Regular mowing for 2 years got ri...