From waste to food. That's Gainesville Compost's motto. Compost is nothing new. So what's it all about?
Chris Cano and Steven Kanner run a new operation called Gainesville Compost in Florida. It's a novel idea where they take bikes fitted with…Continue
Added by Michael Levin on March 9, 2013 at 9:05am — No Comments
Zoma makes some mighty fine kraut! I just bought some and it's good. It has a light, appealing flavor and it's delicious. I got mine at a local (to Gainesville, FL) place called The Community Co-op, which is a community owned store that does its best to offer high quality, locally…Continue
Added by Michael Levin on March 1, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
(photo by yours truly)
Wake up, wake up! The coffee's almost ready!
Birdsongs (click the link to listen!)
The birds are ... well, it's not singing. We have some black…
Added by Michael Levin on December 24, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
Trader Joe's is coming to Gainesville, FL. What does that mean to local business?
(Thanks to Nick and…Continue
Birdsongs (click the link to listen!)
Every morning here in Gainesville we wake up to a menagerie of birds. They sing and sing! I know there are some of you out there who either don't have the luxury of having birds…Continue
Added by Michael Levin on October 13, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
They are one of several companies who are bringing back the Mixte frame, which was popular with European bicycle campers back in the 70's and…Continue
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Here's a message from Joey and the Church of Holy Colors:
"Hey Michael. We are trying to raise money to get our art across the country via veggie oil bus this summer. Check out the video on this …Continue
Added by Michael Levin on February 11, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments
Civil rights activist and author Cornel West spoke Friday at the Bo Diddley Plaza in downtown Gainesville. Read more here.
Added by Michael Levin on January 22, 2012 at 9:06pm — No Comments
Evan Galbicka of the Church of Holy Colors describeshis inspiration for a painting that now hangs in the Zoo. Enjoy, and please contribute - CONTRIBUTE - to the Art Zoo here on Zoobird. That's why we're here. For you!
Added by Michael Levin on January 5, 2012 at 3:42pm — No Comments
Evan tells us about the Church of Holy Colors, Gainesville, FL - do you have art/creativity to share? Check out the Art Zoo, Music Zoo, Writing Zoo, Poetry Zoo, and more here on Zoobird.
Added by Michael Levin on January 5, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Decent passes of the Space Station over Gainesville Thursday night: The space station will appear over the northwest horizon at 6:34pm, reach about two-thirds up the southwest sky at 6:37pm, and then disappear over the south-southeastern horizon at…
Added by Michael Levin on January 5, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
The farm is preserved and looks just like it did years ago when we lived in a more self-sufficient world. You can see in the picture above that the home is surrounded by gardens. There, even today, you'll see live crops of veggies…Continue
Added by Michael Levin on December 3, 2011 at 5:50am — No Comments
I headed out to the Payne's Prairie the other day for my first adventure hike with Lars Anderson, Adventure Outpost owner and Zoobird member. That photo you see above is from the… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on August 7, 2010 at 12:35am — No Comments
You can read (I like it) or you can go outside and discover a few things yourself. What’s a You Pick farm? It’s a farm where you visit and pick your own fruit. There’s a new
hostel in Gainesville called “The Zen Hostel”. Owner Tobe Terrell gave
me a book…
Added by Michael Levin on July 9, 2010 at 8:30pm — No Comments