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It Isn’t the Vegetables….

Green Home Blog

Have you ever noticed a peculiar smell when opening a can of vegetables or fruit? have, and it puzzled me for a long time. The other two cans?

What Would A Mars Vegetable Garden Include?


If the U.S. sends a manned mission to Mars, more than just astronauts will be on board. “We need new approaches. News mars

Re-discovering Perennial Vegetables

Green (Living) Review

Below are a few perennial vegetables that you might be interested in. Doesn’t that sound splendid? Read more here

17 Vegetables That Grow Well In The Shade

Green (Living) Review

Most vegetables are high-light plants because they have to produce food. However, there are a number of shade tolerant vegetables.

Vegetable leather grown in a laboratory is the future of fashion


BioCouture: Vegetable Leather for the future. BioCouture: Lab Grown Vegetable Leather. Via: BBC

How to Decide Which Fruits and Vegetables to Buy Organic

Green Home Blog

How to Decide Which Fruits and Vegetables to Buy Organic. There are lots of benefits to organic fruits and vegetables. These farms are also very damaging to the environment: monolithic fields of identical crops destroy biodiversity, leach nutrients from the soil, and require huge amounts of  processed fertilizer to maintain.

Vegetable Harvest and Storage

Green (Living) Review

Both timely harvest and proper storage help maintain the quality and freshness of garden vegetables. "Ideal" storage conditions for many vegetables are not attainable around the average home or farm. Unheated basements, if well ventilated, can provide good storage conditions for some vegetables. Freeze any surplus.

Growing your own food in America is now a criminal act?

Green Prophet

Last week in Florida, a judge ruled on an ordinance banning front yard vegetable gardens. Cities hydroponics organic food vegetable gardens

How to Get Kids to Eat More Vegetables. ~ Jennifer Lewis

Elephant Journal

It wasn''t until I decided for myself that I didn''t want to be fat, depressed and in pain anymore that I made a change. educated myself about what good nutrition was and I explored nutrition as a way to help my children with ADHD and Asperger''s.

Mechouia, Grilled Vegetable Salad RECIPE

Green Prophet

Tunisian flavors come together deliciously in a salad of charred, chopped vegetables. Mechouia, Tunisian Charred Vegetable Salad.

Is Leather Sustainable? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Eco Chic

It’s a precise and complicated process that’s energy, water and resource-intensive, typically with highly toxic chemicals used in each step.

Local Vegetables Recommended in Heart-Healthy Mediterranean Diet, Says Colle Farmers Market

Green (Living) Review

Colle Farmers Market responds, encouraging people to use locally-grown vegetables when switching to the diet. They were encouraged to avoid commercially made cookies, cakes and pastries and to limit their consumption of dairy products and processed meats,” says the article.

Don't throw out your leaves!

Green (Living) Review

If you have a mulching mower you can speed up decomposition by riding over your leaf mold pile and shredding the leaves into smaller pieces. A few years ago while watching one of those cable documentaries on the drug trade, I saw a cocaine farmer use a weed trimmer to shred cocoa leaves to process them faster. And you know what? It works!

How Better Meat Can Mean Less Meat… and More Water

Conservancy Talk

If eating meat consumes more water than eating vegetables, then a global trend toward reduced meat consumption will result in water savings.

Organic Container Gardening 101

Green Blog

Growing your own food is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint, guarantee food safety and quality, and save money in the process. Insects.

Quick Leafy Crops For The Urban Garden

Green Prophet

cultivate a “vanishing garden – &# herbs and vegetables in balcony window boxes that will make way for the sukkah in the fall.

A Guide to Shopping Organic

Green Home Blog

This label can be found on whole foods like fruits and vegetables and on processed products like cereals, sauces, and wine. Grow Organic!

On a Berlin Rooftop - Fresh Fish and Vegetables


Frisch vom Dach is building an aquaponic farm on the roof of an old malthouse in Berlin that will produce both vegetables and fish.

Why we Struggle with Weight Loss: The Missing Link.

Elephant Journal

We eat too much  high fructose corn syrup , refined flours, refined vegetable oils, trans fats, and overall fake junk processed foods.

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Burning for Biodiversity: How Hunting Promotes Healthy Ecosystems in the Australian Desert

Nature Conservancy - Science

But the Martu had always insisted that the hill kangaroo weren’t only grass grazers, but browsed on other vegetation like fruit and acacia pods.

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Hanging Gardens of Babylon inspire water farming called hydroponics

Green Prophet

This is essentially the same reverse osmosis process that is used in desalination to create clean, fresh drinking water from seawater.

Israeli Farming Co-Op Declares War on Pesticides

Green Prophet

This co-op, which means Beauty of Vegetables, produces about 34,000 tons of crops each year, half of which is distributed in Israel.

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How Your Food Purchase Choices Impact the Environment

Green Home Blog

The process that goes into producing top of the food chain choices such as meat, fish and dairy is enormous. Americans are a privileged lot.

New Moon … and Other Worlds

The Alien Next Door

Life’s cellular processes rely on water’s ability to act as a universal solvent. But I was intrigued. Howard Browne started Fantastic in 1952.

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Why The Nature Conservancy is Restoring Streams by Acting like a Beaver

Nature Conservancy - Science

The goal of beaver dam analogues (BDAs) is to provide short-term structural complexity that facilitates dynamic physical and biological processes

Human-Based Gelatin? Yum!

Green Prophet

Reading the ingredients list in any processed food is always thought-provoking. One more reason to avoid processed foods. McNuggets?

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Five Strategies to get our Kids to Eat Better (& Like it).

Elephant Journal

Teach them how to choose the highest quality fruits or vegetables by showing them what to look for in texture, color, and aroma. Involve kids.

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Don’t be an A **e Abolitionist


mean, there’s practically nothing for us to eat. I’ve known people who have gone out to eat in restaurants and have been limited in choice to salad, rice and vegetables, baked potato and vegetables, soup, stir fry, pasta, vegetable stew or tagine, or risotto. Nonvegans already think of veganism as difficult. Always.

Scaling-Up Agricultural Planning for Conservation in the Brazilian Cerrado

Nature Conservancy - Science

Edge of native Cerrado vegetation and pasture to the North of Emas National Park. The Savannah of South America. Related Articles. By Justine E.

Healthy Vegan Food in Las Vegas: Interactive Map

Eco-Vegan Girl

Each recommendation is vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, vegetable and grain based, and low in soy and oil whenever possible. Smoothies.

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Sow Much Good farmer a CNN hero for spreading her seeds at the urban farm

Green Prophet

She began doing this by donating vegetables from her own organic garden to the institution where her brother was living.  .

Conserving Bison in Indiana. Yes, Indiana.

Nature Conservancy - Science

Conservancy stewards manage some of the preserve with patch-burn grazing, where cows follow burned areas, mimicking natural prairie processes.

Chefs’ dream garden grows in the middle of Manhattan at Farm.One

Green Prophet

Vegetables and fruits that are local, and full of flavor. Rob Laing, the founder and CEO of Farm.One. It’s the new everything in food.

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Could test-tube meat be the future of food?

Green Prophet

Getting meat without killing animals is a concept that’s fast approaching reality. Meat without murder? .

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Video About Soy: Benefits of Removing It From Your Diet & What Healthy Foods To Eat Instead

Eco-Vegan Girl

mainly make dishes by combining a variety of vegetables with a gluten-free grain like quinoa. Do you eat it? Why or why not?

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Product Review - KINeSYS Performance Sunscreen

Green Earth Journey

We do not use ingredients that accumulate in the body or the environment and print using vegetable-based inks when available.

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McDonalds Fleet Traveled 800,000 Miles With Recycled Biofuel

Green Prophet

It has been just 17 months since McDonalds announced its intention to recycle all of its vegetable oil for use as biofuel in its own fleet.

UAE McDonalds Greases Its 100% Biodiesel Delivery Fleet

Green Prophet

McDonalds is poised to recycle all of its vegetable oil from UAE branches into 100% biodiesel. One hundred per cent. What is biodiesel, really?

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Growing your own ‘veg’ with Pippa Greenwood

Green (Living) Review

And, let’s face it, there is always something new to learn about any aspect of gardening. She co-authored The Gardeners’ Question Time book.

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Holistic Ways to Get Over your Fears

Hug a Tree with Me

Stay away from highly processed foods, instead, include an abundant variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, nuts and grains into your diet.

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