First ‘Tellus Sibyl’ Published

Ave, Sandum Citizens! The first edition of the bilingual journal of the Tellus Agrarian Cooperative, the Tellus Sibyl, has been published. Written in both of the major official languages of the State of Sandus, English and French, the first edition focuses on announcing the creation of the Tellus Agrarian Cooperative over the Summer and reports…

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Summer spent Observing Shomu

Ave, Sandum Citizens! The ancient Egyptians divided their calendar into three seasons, which roughly correspond to the cycles of the farming year on the Nile: Akhet – when the fields flood and are fallow, Peret – when the crops are sown and grow, and Akhet – when the crops mature and are harvested. Shomu, the…

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First Tellus Crop Fails

Ave, Sandum Citizens! On XIII Quintilo (13 July), 33 days ago, the State of Sandus began the production of Tellus Agrarian Cooperative’s first set crop, intended more for study and research than actual production. In a public announcement today, the Office of the Sôgmô has announced that this crop has failed to produce any mature,…

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Report: Cultural Innovations for Summer MMXIII

Ave, Sandum Citizens! Summer has historically been a time of great diplomatic activity, but it has also left us traces of great cultural attainment. The function of Isolationism and the Armilustrium grew out of it; it was in the Summer of MMXI (2011) when Sandus first welcomed Native American cultural influence; last Summer saw renewed…

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Tellus commences Farming

Ave, Sandum Citizens! The Tellus Agrarian Cooperative has commenced operations late in the growing season this year with radishes. The first crop of Crimson Giant radishes, which is expected to be harvested by X Sextilo (10 August) next month, has been selected due to its quick growing period of 30 days and yet provides time…

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Tellus: Gearing Up for Work

Ave, Sandum Citizens! The Office of the Sôgmô, which currently manages and administrates the Tellus Agrarian Cooperative, has announced the first research conducted for the Cooperative has been fruitful and fortunate, especially in determining an easy and fast-growing crop as the Cooperative’s first. The Sôgmô has announced tonight that, after much deliberation, work will be…

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Tellus Agrarian Cooperative: Royal Order for the Advance

Ave, Sandum Citizens! It has long been planned that, for the 2015 Economic goal and the more recent All-Citizens United plan, an agrarian cooperative would be created. As of today at 10:00 Sandum Local Time (SLT), the Office of the Sôgmô has announced the granting of a Royal Order establishing the Tellus Agrarian Cooperative, the State’s…

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