food security

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Food-Back Currency

Perhaps some of you are familiar with Jason Bradford's "Reality Report", a long-format interview podcast on issues related to energy descent. (Featuring luminaries like, uh, Chris Martenson.) I just ran across this interesting post by him on the Oil Drum detailing how they are issuing a local (reserve) currency backed by food in Willits, CA. Thought it might be of interest to others here. Here's a link: