Flowers, Soils, Kids and Moms

Posted July 28, 2015

Our final nature art workshop in Kitakagaya is kid and mom approved…

Being Human: A Visit with Yoshikazu Kawaguchi

Posted July 22, 2015

Kawaguchi teaches us a lot about what freedom is, he broadens our view of what it means to be human…

Making Postcards with Flowers and Leaves

Posted July 15, 2015

From an early age, Suhee enjoyed collecting leaves and flowers. It was just a small hobby she kept for herself until a few years ago…

“Slowest Restaurant in the World” Opens in Osaka

Posted June 24, 2015

Few have close enough connection to anything that we see it made from scratch… we’re re-igniting that connection

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…

2014 Year in Review

A snow covered farm at dusk in Hongcheon, South Korea (P.M. Lydon, FinalStraw | CC BY-SA)

Posted January 17, 2015

Holiday greetings from the Final Straw! Here’s what we’ve been up to this year…

Update from Korea: Change Starts with You

Feedback session at Space Noah in Seoul, Korea

Posted September 1, 2014

There needs to be a tremendous change in the way we live our lives… the Final Straw offers us a place to start.

2013 Year in Review

Posted December 28, 2013

We hope you’ll enjoy this ‘thank you,’ and a photo and word overview of our major milestones during 2013…

Short Take – Yoshikazu Kawaguchi, Japan

Posted December 2, 2013

We travel to Nara, Japan, to meet Yoshikazu Kawaguchi, Japan’s foremost thinker and doer in Natural Farming.

Short Take – What a Natural Farmer Eats

Posted November 14, 2013

We travel to Chiba, Japan, to meet with two individuals worked together to build a successful natural farm by fostering a strong consumer awareness of the relationship between food, farm, and people.