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Some Impact Man #13: The Man Who Planted Trees

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Blog entry by daltxguy posted 727 days ago 2017 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 12: Twenty years of warning wasted Part 13 of Some Impact Man series Part 14: Peak Phosphorus, Peak Potassium: Peak Fertilizer- Learn to compost or perish »

You can watch the award winning animated story of Elzeard Bouffier and his singlehanded transformation of a desolate landscape in Alps en Provence during the first half of the 20th century here:
http://www.moviesfoundonline.com/man_who_planted_trees.php

Plot spoiler- this is not a true story but if we all planted a few trees, the results would be just as hopeful.

-- Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves. - Thoreau



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MsDebbieP

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posted 726 days ago

a lovely movie for my weekend of tree planting!

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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Radicalfarmergal

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posted 721 days ago

I did enjoy this movie, thank you Steve. It is a great inspiration. It makes me happy to look around at the more than a dozen new trees I planted this year and imagine what they will look like in five, ten, fifteen, twenty years…..

One of my adorable sons just brought me two slices (my portion) of an apple he harvested from his tree today!

-- "...I have nothing against authorities as such; I am only in favor of putting a question mark after just about everything they say." Ruth Stout

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posted 721 days ago

I share the same thoughts like Robin and Debbie above. Fantastic movie.

Sharad

-- Bagwan-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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