Timmy elsewhereOctober 26, 2014 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere2 CommentsAt the ASI. There really is a good reason as to why we have this farming thing. previousYou might not want all the bad boys in the same placenextAnd here’s the tedious blowhard speaking 2 thoughts on “Timmy elsewhere” So Much for Subtlety October 26, 2014 at 11:51 am The point about the necessity of farming is obvious. But is this a story about farming or about the need for private property? It looks to me like too many people are going into a finite forest and taking mushrooms. There would be no problem if someone owned the forest – and was allowed to defend it with force. On the other hand if people were farming the mushrooms and people were coming in to take dozens of kilograms, there would still be a problem. Bloke in Germany October 26, 2014 at 1:36 pm My mother was taken aback some years ago when I told her I (not known for being green-fingered) was growing courgettes in a tub. She thought it would save me some money. I had to explain why they were probably among the most expensive things I’d ever eaten. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.