The land one wants is too expensive. The land one can afford is too far away and sucks.
R Ranson wrote: What's more, us would-be-Gerts think we need to own lot of land. We forget that learning how to grow things doesn't require owning land.
R Ranson wrote: Dan the seedman runs his operation on just a handful of acres, suppling seeds to gardeners and farmers across the country. If he can do all that, feed himself, feed the resort, and grow seeds for sale on such a small plot of land, why would we need so much more?