Just the very simple start that has happened in the past few years has had a very positive effect on people. Non-farm kids are being attracted to farming again. They are both seeing and experiencing the problems with the present food and farming industries. It's really high on their list of priorities.
We are working with kids from this program who come here to learn permaculture and other ideas we have going.
Most of us realize the political system is beyond repair and we have to take care of plans for the future ourselves. It's really too late to argue with idiots.