REAL-time-FOOD Project Begins in Osaka, Japan!

Posted June 12, 2015

Have you ever been upset at the slow service of a restaurant? Just wait until you visit the restaurant that Final Straw is opening in Japan…

Educating Youth About Soil and Food

Looking at soil samples in groups

Posted May 25, 2015

Today Final Straw piloted our first educational lesson about soil and food, in cooperation with two amazing educators.

Korea’s EDU Farm Conference

Patrick and Suhee speak about their Final Straw project at the EDUfarm conference in Seoul, South Korea (photo: Saerom Suh)

Posted January 23, 2015

Film excerpts and talk about the Final Straw to a great group of people in Korea…

A Korean Harvest Festival in California

Posted September 21, 2014

Our visit to California starts, with celebratory drumming…

Residency in Daejeon, Korea

The "Small House" residency space in Daejeon

Posted July 6, 2014

We will be in Daejeon July and August to finish editing and script translation work…

In Korea, Rice Planting 2014

Posted June 16, 2014

This year’s lines of planted rice actually tended to look like kids drawings, perhaps because Patrick was helping…

Edinburgh Nature Mornings

Edinburgh Nature Mornings at Holyrood Park (photo: | CC BY-SA)

Posted March 5, 2014

Once a week, every week, during working hours we’re doing the following for 4 hours…

Q&A with Orchard School 5th Graders

Patrick Skyping with Mr. Milillo's Fifth Grade class at Orchard School in San Jose.

Posted January 20, 2014

A skype session with young inquisitive class about nature, farming, and travels…

Free Food Kit – Edinburgh

Posted December 1, 2013

In early 2013, we developed the Free Food Kit for N3 Art Lab in Japan, now it comes to Edinburgh…

Edinburgh: Exhibition Opening Recap

Final Straw Panel Discussion at Edinburgh College of Art with Emily Brady, Mike Small, Ben Twist and Chris Fremantle.

Posted November 27, 2013

A room of the ecologically open-minded gathered in Edinburgh, Scotland to talk about art, food, and sustainability.