Alfred Reed Bishop and Doris William Butler
The picture above is the very tap root of Bishop's Homegrown/Face Of The Earth Seed. My grandparents shortly after moving to Pekin Indiana from Greensburg KY in 1947 where they purchased the farm that is now Bishop's Homegrown. This picture was taken in Pekin in front of the old co-op next to the old railroad depot, neither of which exist today.
Saturday, June 5, 2010
Dear Monsanto PR Lady.
Yesterday I left a post over at He Who Walks Behind The Rows blog (oops, I mean "beyond the rows"), the electronic propaganda arm of Monsanto if you will. The post was in response to Monsanto's recent PR stunt which involved sending tons of unwanted seed to Haiti in order to make itself look less the Kraken-esque, brain eating, hope destroying, environment destroying, zombie monster it really is. They still haven't posted my rant, but here it is in all it's glory via my equally evil facebook page