From Singaporean ‘city girl’ to urban famer: Michelle Hong of Rooftop Republic on the book that changed her life

//From Singaporean ‘city girl’ to urban famer: Michelle Hong of Rooftop Republic on the book that changed her life

From Singaporean ‘city girl’ to urban famer: Michelle Hong of Rooftop Republic on the book that changed her life

Japanese natural farming pioneer and author Masanobu Fukuoka’s book The One-Straw Revolution (1975) advocates a non-interventionist approach to agriculture, doing as little as possible and working with nature, and recommends applying the same principles to everyday life. Michelle Hong Syen-huei, co-founder of local sustainable urban farming organisation Rooftop Republic, explains how it changed her life.I read The One-Straw Revolution around 2008. I was working in the advertising industry and…

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