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About JohnBrian

I am a fairly curious man.... who enjoys a very broad variety of things. Mostly I like to be involved with people and ideas, projects or ventures that have potentially transformative social value. Most recent consulting work: www.mobiustechnologies.com I've participated in 12 Start-Ups in 25 years. 3 of my own. My Blogs / Life-Work Projects: http://imonad.wordpress.com - Ecology-of-Mind: A human and human systems evolutionary ontology described with supporting content http://LeToonz.wordpress.com - The Evolutionary Ontology with associated Technologies and Products http://GETTheVision.wordpress.com - A 65yr, 3-generation B-Plan-of-Plans https://microfarmingcommunity.wordpress.com - A Vision and Plan for Building Self-Sustaining Micro-Farming Communities in USA I've learned that new-business success is dependent on a certain team quality - natural human synergy. Stuff have dipped my toes in over time.... applications, apps, theoretical and applied neuropsychology, education, social metrics, social media, marketing, branding, identity, coaching, learning, performance and evolution, identity, privacy, ecology-of-mind, brain interface, collective intelligence, big data, future technology, trending, start-ups, emergent technology, R&D, product development, testing and roll out, toys, games, music, video, sourcing, contracts, operations, systems modeling, public speaking, funding, green technology Direct Contact: thejohnbrian@gmail.com

Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead

Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead Continue reading

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New Yorkers branch into ‘beyond organic’ urban fish farming (Another example of Urban-Homesteading and support for emergent sustainable-Ag lifestyle)

New Yorkers branch into ‘beyond organic’ urban fish farming (Another example of Urban-Homesteading and support for emergent sustainable-Ag lifestyle) Continue reading

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Grants, Loans & Support “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food” (KYF2) Potential Micro-Farm Community Development Support via USDA

USDA potential support for building self-sustaining micro-farming communities – “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food (KYF2) is helping communities scale up local and regional food systems and strengthen their economies.” Continue reading

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Exploring Sustainability of a Private-collective Community

Exploring Sustainability of a Private-collective Community – Confluences and trends supporting the efficacy of planned and whole micro-farming communities as a future raw land development, real estate, and self sustaining cultural trend Continue reading

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Hyperlocavore – Our mission is to match people up in yardsharing groups and neighborhood produce exchanges.

Another trend supporting the “self-sustaining micro farming community development” Vision – S2MFC Continue reading

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“Village Gardens Cultivates Community” – Supporting Trends & Confluences for the S2MFC Concept

http://blog.realtimefarms.com/2011/12/26/village-gardens-cultivates-community/ Excerpt: “One of the most notable projects, Food Works, uses an urban farm to teach young adults from ages 14-21 about farming, business, community, and themselves. The youth operate a 2.5-acre certified organic farm on Sauvie Island where they … Continue reading

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Cohousing Directory – List of Cohousing Communities – Supporting Trends & Confluences for the S2MFC Concept

I consider this another confluence and supporting market movement for the concept of S2MFC’s – Self-Sustaining Micro-Farming Communities – a unique residential rural land development design-build concept and vision. Cohousing Communities (USA and Gobal) Directory website: http://directory.ic.org/records/cohousing.php Website Excerpt: “Cohousing usually refers to … Continue reading

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