Farming, food and “What’s in it for me?”

Over at The Independent, Joan Smith has written an editorial piece about (very roughly speaking) fair pricing for farmers called “There’s no latte without a dairy farmer”. Before I even began reading the article, I had one of those a-ha moments, w…

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Associations and weak ties

(Updated 11 November 2010) I strongly believe in networking as a way of life. According to organizational theory, people who link the “holes” between different networks are very influential. Many people are familiar with the “strength of weak ties…

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