What is Yeoman 2.0?

Yeoman 2.0 is a blog I'm creating to document the various projects (gardening and related project) I'm working on at my parent's rural home.

Why Yeoman?

Thomas Jefferson had a vision for the American citizen to be a self reliant farmer (Yeoman). While true self reliance is not practical (even the early 19th century farmer relied on products and services of scores of other professions) I do feel it has a philosophic value, even now.

Why 2.0?

To reflect a more modern view of nature. In Jefferson's time the ideology was man verses nature, a battle for dominance. Now we understand the importance of land stewart ship and as a population desire a more thoughtful management of our resources.


Jefferson’s vision of America serves as a very good model for my overall goal for my parents place:

*This site in its current form is for educational purposes only (class project)

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