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wondering why thread in 'toxic gick' forum locked?

 
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This one https://permies.com/t/115042/Organic-Farming-Plastic-NPR-article#938154

Maybe accidentally? it's in the cider press and seems like we're all being nice

I was just getting around to posting there...
 
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Judith Browning wrote:This one https://permies.com/t/115042/Organic-Farming-Plastic-NPR-article#938154

Maybe accidentally? it's in the cider press and seems like we're all being nice

I was just getting around to posting there...




Me too? What gives?
 
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Confused me too, was about to put my experience working on one such farm!
 
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I think it's likely it was an accidental click of a button....we were just getting around to solutions  

...or someone confused 'toxinectomy' which is not in the cider press with 'toxic gick'.
 
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I think you must be right Judith.  Must have been a mistake as I don't see any reasons listed for it.  I've unlocked it.  
 
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Greg Martin wrote:I think you must be right Judith.  Must have been a mistake as I don't see any reasons listed for it.  I've unlocked it.  



thanks Greg!
 
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It appears to be accidental but I'm leaving it locked for now so as not to step on any toes in case there was a valid reason I'm not seeing yet.
 
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The only reason I could see would be that it paints organic farming in a negative light, and thus a lurker might see it and think organic is "bad", but that is a pretty hard stretch I admit.

I do not feel that way, but just citing a potential reason???

But I have always wondered about plastic in organic farming myself. Not that regular agriculture is any better. On the dairy farm we spent $3000 a year on plastic for silage covering alone...and that was reusing all that we could.
 
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