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Software to improve local resilience

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jesse Corrington Nov 17, 2011. 5 Replies

I work as a software engineer, and now that I'm done gardening for the year, I've been spending a lot of my free time thinking about the potential of software to improve local resilience. I'd like to…Continue

 

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Jesse Corrington and Jon-Erik Jardine are now friends
Oct 9, 2012
Jesse Corrington's discussion was featured

Spring planted fava beans

Hi everyone, I'm new to the group and just recently moved to Bellingham from Seattle, and hoping to get some information on spring planting favas. I read Krista's grain and bean growing report from 2008 and have poked around the posts a little, but I don't see much about fava beans. I haven't grown them before, but from everything I've heard they do excellent in our climate with very little care. Does anyone here have much experience growing them. I'd like to try at least two varieties this…See More
May 29, 2012
Jesse Corrington might attend Chris Wolf's event

Pruning Overgrown Fruit Trees at 4445 Northwest Rd, behind the old buffalo farm

February 26, 2012 from 10am to 12pm
Come to a hands-on workshop about pruning fruit trees at an orchard where there are large trees in need of help. There are a variety of mature trees that have been left unpruned for 4 or 5 years. Here's a rare chance to problem solve and actually work on trees in the real orchard environment. Our teacher will be Travis Dickson, who has been pruning fruit trees for 12 years and has taught many classroom style seminars about pruning theory. Come prepared for any weather, and bring your saws,…See More
Feb 6, 2012
Jesse Corrington commented on David MacLeod's event Sacred Economics: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
"Actually, see this link, where you can buy tickets online in case it fills up. http://consciouslivingradio.org/page141.htm"
Jan 13, 2012
Jesse Corrington commented on David MacLeod's event Sacred Economics: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
"Apparently this event has been moved to The Hive. See the even page here: http://www.hivevancouver.com/events/charles-eisenstein-sacred-economics-money-gift-and-society-in-the"
Jan 13, 2012
Jesse Corrington is attending David MacLeod's event
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Transition Leadership Mini-Intensive at OM Culture Center

January 16, 2012 from 1pm to 6pm
Join acclaimed author-teacher, Charles Eisenstein, in a 4 hour intensive workshop aimed to revolutionize your effectiveness as a leader, healer, and/or social activist in times of rapid change.Our society is entering a time of profound transition. Crises in the economy, the ecosystem, health, education, water, energy, and more are propelling our civilization toward a radically different way of living on planet earth. Such conditions call for a new kind of leader, and even a whole new paradigm…See More
Jan 9, 2012
Jesse Corrington might attend Jason "Jay" Darling's event
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Free workshop - Building Bookshelves From Used Materials at The RE Store at The RE Store

January 7, 2012 from 11am to 2pm
Join master furniture maker, Eberhard Eichner, at The RE Store to learn tips and tricks in building freestanding bookshelves from thrifty materials like cabinet doors, salvage molding and reclaimed hardware. The FREE workshop takes place on Saturday, January 7, 11am-2pm  at 2309 Meridian Street. More info at www.re-store.org See More
Jan 4, 2012
Jesse Corrington might attend David MacLeod's event
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Sacred Economics: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition at Eternal Abundance Cafe

January 13, 2012 from 8:30pm to 10:30pm
January 13, 2012  8.30 PM - 10.30 PMEternal Abundance Cafe1025 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC V5L 3X1Only $10 (Including Organic Tea and Organic Cookie) Join us in this evening talk with acclaimed author-teacher, Charles Eisenstein"I consider Charles Eisenstein one of the up-and-coming great minds of our time. Rarely have I met a person who combines such philosophical and spiritual depth with such practical insights into the cultural and institutional origins of the potential terminal…See More
Jan 4, 2012
Jesse Corrington replied to Jesse Corrington's discussion Software to improve local resilience
"David, I'd definitely be interested in attending any future meetings of the TW website group. Keep me posted.   I'm assuming, the creator of Bright Neightbor wanted to be able to work on the project full time and decided to keep the…"
Nov 17, 2011
David MacLeod replied to Jesse Corrington's discussion Software to improve local resilience
"Jesse, Good brainstorming going on here. We do have a TW website group, though we haven't met in a while.  We need to do that soon, and I will be in touch.  I have spoken with the fellow who started Bright Neighbor.  It's a…"
Nov 15, 2011
Jesse Corrington replied to Jesse Corrington's discussion Software to improve local resilience
"At this point, I'm having a discussion with myself, but I'll add another link if anyone is interested. I've created a new subreddit on reddit.com about what I'm calling appropriate software, which is the software side of…"
Nov 14, 2011
Jesse Corrington replied to Jesse Corrington's discussion Software to improve local resilience
"Here's another link I just found to a list of useful open source software on the open source ecology website. http://opensourceecology.org/wiki/Category:Software"
Nov 13, 2011
Jesse Corrington posted a discussion

Software to improve local resilience

I work as a software engineer, and now that I'm done gardening for the year, I've been spending a lot of my free time thinking about the potential of software to improve local resilience. I'd like to get some discussion started about how software can be used to improve our communities, increase our freedom, and achieve other positive goals. Discuss current software projects, potential TW site improvements, integrating existing software into our local community, or starting new projects. If…See More
Nov 13, 2011
Jesse Corrington joined David Waugh's group
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Sustainable Transportation

This sustainable transportation workgroup is forming with the collective energy and enthusiasm toward making transportation in and around Bellingham and Whatcom County more sustainable and friendly.
Nov 13, 2011
Jesse Corrington joined Kate Clark's group
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Food Security Group

We will be supporting existing community and TW food security-oriented projects, organizations, and the local ag industry; assessing gaps and how to fill them; and starting a plan for dramatically increasing food security in the next 10-20 years.
Jul 22, 2011
Matthew Christy and Jesse Corrington are now friends
Jun 29, 2011

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At 3:24pm on April 19, 2011, Eric Jensen said…
I'm glad you found me on here, I enjoyed meeting you too.  Hope to see you around town sometime soon!
 
 
 

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