Some folks I know (and my parents, maybe?) might enjoy this post from the gardening blog of artist/author Ursula Vernon, about how humming birds, bugs, native species, pesticides, big agribusiness, and local food are all related.

Really, All I Wanted was Hummingbirds

“I feel like I went out fishing for minnows, whistling and thinking about nothing in particular, and then I looked down through the clear water, and saw that I was fishing over top of a kraken, and his back went on for miles in every direction. I don’t even know which way to row.”


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