Category Archives: Organic

Toxic outcome from spraying

Despite marketing spin and availability, pesticides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers are not very safe for humans and the environment. When sprayed on our backyards, city parks and in industrial agriculture as they are across the nation, cumulative effects of toxic residue, in the biosphere, can have … Continue reading

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Gaiam does green right

There is plenty of good things going on at Gaiam from the 100% satisfaction no hassle guarantee to the environmental packaging, fair trade policies and donation committee.  This is one good , green company that does well by doing good! … Continue reading

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Howdy, partner: supporting local food growers

Throughout history, most food was local. Food was grown right where people lived until the advent of factory food the past century or so. Today’s supermarket food travels an average of 1500 miles from industrial systems dependent on large quantities of cheap fossil … Continue reading

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Wanna be part of a carrotmob?

  What do you get when you combine progressive socio-economic incentive with a vegetable? Well, of course, you get a Carrotmob! Popping up over 70 times in 20 countries around the world and with thousands of members, socially networked mobs of supporters … Continue reading

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Nibble through your yard

With food prices going through the roof, folks across the nation are returning to an age-old tradition — planting beautiful, money-saving and edible landscaping. Instead of just colorful vegetation, growing beautiful and edible yard plants can save money on the food bill, provide a very … Continue reading

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Why should you go organic?

Agriculture (Photo credit: thegreenpages) Click here for a Good Dirt Radio 5-minute eco-spot on eating locally and organically. On the shortlist of major causes that effect the stability of the biosphere, factory food systems are very near the top. Proponents of … Continue reading

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Industrial Hemp Facts, Hemp Uses, and Hemp Myths

HEMP Industrial Hemp Information Industrial hemp contains less than 1% of THC the psychoactive component of marijuana. Trying to get high on industrial hemp is akin to trying to get drunk on non alcohol beer. Hemp is the world’s strongest natural … Continue reading

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