Business

ranSACkedmedia.com
City Council approves “urban village” in Land Park

Aug 24, 2011

The Setzer Forest Products processing plant in northwest Land Park is now set to be the site of a new 32-acre “urban village” after the Sacramento City Council approved Phase One of the project yesterday. The project, titled “North...

Foothill Agrarian
Wildland grazing presents different challenges

Aug 22, 2011
Wildland grazing presents different challenges

In the 4-6 weeks before we turn the rams in with the ewes in the fall, we try to put the ewes on a rising plane of nutrition - in other words, we try to put the ewes on better quality feed.  This is called "flushing," and it can increase the numbe...

ranSACkedmedia.com
Local Food Trucks contending for National TV Prize

Two of Sacramento’s most popular food trucks, “Mini Burger” and “Drewski’s Hot Rod Kitchen”, are currently on the top ten list for the “America’s Favorite Food Truck Contest” being held by the Food Network. Fans have from now until Se...

QuantumDice
Peppers, for the first time

Aug 20, 2011
Peppers, for the first time

We haven't grown peppers before but this year Barb tried a selection, including several varietals we have learned to love on trips to New Mexico.They are just coming ripe, but so far our experience is very good. Posted via email from Wine coun...

QuantumDice
Seven ways Rick Perry wants to change the constitution, None are good, some are horrible.

Aug 20, 2011
Seven ways Rick Perry wants to change the constitution, None are good, some are horrible.

The story with details is here. Posted via email from edge & flow

QuantumDice
Find a central metaphor that’s so good everything aligns to it. Design meetings are no longer necessary…

Aug 20, 2011
Find a central metaphor that’s so good everything aligns to it. Design meetings are no longer necessary…

Alan Kay is one of the genuinely seminal thinkers behind everything we know today as personal computing, starting with the work at Xerox Parc that inspired the desktop metaphor, mouse as input device, and etc. I just came across this page where Andy...

Foothill Agrarian
More Lessons from our Dogs

Aug 19, 2011

I often joke with people that our border collies are the best employees a sheep rancher could have - they always show up on time, I never have to bail them out of jail on Saturday morning, and the workers comp is reasonable since I'm married to a vet! ...

Foothill Agrarian
Highs and Lows

Aug 19, 2011
Highs and Lows

As with any work, ranching has it's good days and bad days.  Rarely do these high points and low points occur on the same day.  Yesterday, however, was a exception.We're currently grazing sheep on land owned by Sierra College in Grass Valley....

The Motivation 101 Blog
Learning To Walk Again…Where Do I Begin?

Personal evolution is a funny thing; it's only when you stop trying to evolve that it finally happens. It happens when you start showing up, appreciating the present moment, and detaching from the need to know how things are going to turn out. It happens when you stop worrying what other people are going...

ranSACkedmedia.com
Tweaker arrested for the second time in a month for stealing copper

29-year-old Steven Dickson just can’t help himself. Last month, he broke into a business in North Highlands to steal copper wire, only to be caught shortly before he was going to turn it in at a recycler for quick cash. … Continue reading →

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook  Sign up for the Sacramento Connect Newsletter

Advertisement

Categories

Advertisement



Newest Partners