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Author Topic: Transitional communities
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Transitional communities    (Posted Fri, May 11 '12 at 10:25 UTC)

I am a Detroit based producer, and a member of a CSA near my home.

I am researching sustainable, created communities that use technology, and back to basic farming techniques. I am interested in doing a documentary, or a docu series on interesting stories of people who are doing something different. I am not interested in conspiracy theorists, or cults.

Do you have a growing community based on the above? I would love to hear from you!

Re: Transitional communities    (Posted Sat, May 12 '12 at 08:25 UTC)

I am part of the Transition Movement, but it has its downsides too. For example, there is a disproportionate emphasis on collectivism rather than individual effort. This results in WAY too many meetings and much, too much "touchy-feeley" nonsense. If you are interested in real solutions that require manual labor to feed the world and a non-monetized program of change, send me an email and I will give you my phone number. Remember, this is my busy time of the year and I am not going to write long email messages.

For your background info, you can go to and read any of my posts on the blog or discussion forums. Left side of the screen. Scroll down.

Walter Haugen
F.A. Farm

Catering to the unique Ferndale perspective.
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