Summer Snowball

It seems like our long, cool spring came to an abrupt end this year, and we’ve been slammed into intense summer heat. Usually this kind of heat tends to slow […]

New Nature Interpretive Trail at The Plant

For years I have been suggesting to the good people of Abundance that they build a trail around The Plant. It looks like it is finally happening. Piedmont Biofuels has […]

Wintery mix tour + sweet potato biscuit recipe

  Abundance NC recently hosted eleven kids, from the Cathedral of Incarnation, an Episcopalian church on Long Island. That’s not remarkable. We have thousands of visitors each year, who come […]

Stages of grief vs. riding the rapids

I sometimes wonder if twelve years in biodiesel is more like running a river in a canoe, or going through the stages of grief. At the 2014 Collective Biodiesel Conference, […]