4: Grow a Pear
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From far northern climes, we are joined by Sarah Schindler, land use and property expert, hipster scholar, and lawn destroyer. In this episode we discuss Maine, backyard chicken raising, zoning, Brasília, the virtues and pleasures of law-breaking, and banning lawns. Sponsored this week by the Monsanto Corporation. Not really. This show’s links: Sarah Schindler’s faculty profile and writing Errata! Jukkasjärvi and its ice hotel are in Sweden, not Finland. Apologies to our Swedish listeners. Aaron Perzanowski, Tattoos and IP Norms David Fagundes, Talk Derby to Me: Intellectual Property Norms Governing Roller Derby Pseudonyms Hella Blitzgerald Sarah Schindler, Of Backyard Chickens and Front Yard Gardens: The Conflict Between Local Governments and Locavores backyardchickens.com; City of Longmont Backyward Chicken Hen Permit Some articles on local food and energy: USDA Economic Research Service, Energy Use in the U.S. Food System; Stephen Budiansky, Math Lessons for Locavores; Wikipedia on Local Food Village of…