Sauteed Vegetable Stock

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Making your own vegetable stock is a healthier alternative to purchasing the store bought varieties – even the healthiest varieties are loaded with sodium and artificial additives. sautéing the ingredients draws out the flavor and adds an extra level of yumminess to the stock… Sautéed Vegetable Stock. Thank you in advance for using our affiliations to purchase your sustainable alternatives, doing so helps to keep this website running!

Sustainable Alternatives to Petroleum Based Products

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And, the concern has inspired the search for cleaner and renewable alternatives. We will never be completely free of petroleum, however, we can use less of, below is a partial list of petroleum based products along with a few sustainable alternatives. Sustainable Alternatives. Gasoline, diesel fuel, propane, heating oil, kerosene, asphalt- alternatives. water-based paints, vegetable based paints, milk paint. vegetable based inks and dyes.

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Healthier Alternatives to Condiments and Additives

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Below is a round up of a few healthier alternatives. Healthier Alternatives to Condiments and Additives: Naturally Preserve your foods: Naturally preserving your homemade foods can help deter the presence of decay, bacteria, yeast and mold. You can color your sweets and pastries naturally with derivatives of fruits and vegetables.

Alternative Treatments for Children

Green (Living) Review

Herbal remedies and alternative treatments that are safe and effective for children. In a 2002 study of 142 families at Emory University School of Medicine, 80 percent of parents who used alternative therapies for their kids relied on friends or relatives for information. complementary and alternative medicine for children is growing (estimates of CAM use are as high as 30 percent), but studies on safety and effectiveness are few; most have been done on adults.

A Few Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar

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Carbohydrates are found in healthier alternatives such as whole grains, fruits and veg. Lucky for us though that we do not have to search very hard to find healthy alternatives to sugar and sucrose splattered foods. A Few Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar: Honey: No, I am not talking about the low quality, over processed un-honey living in the bear shaped bottle. Carob: I use carob as a chocolate alternative a lot; it contains fiber, calcium and magnesium.

Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar

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Healthier carb options such as whole grains, fruits and vegetables exists to satisfy our carb needs, so other than negatively satisfying our sweet tooth, there certainly is nothing good about table sugar. Luckily though, we do not have to search very hard to find healthy alternatives to sugar and sucrose splattered foods. Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar: Honey : No, I am not talking about the low quality honey like liquid living in the bear shaped bottle.

A Few Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar

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Carbohydrates are found in healthier alternatives such as whole grains, fruits and veg. Lucky for us that we do not have to search very hard to find healthy alternatives to sugar and sucrose splattered foods. A Few Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar: 1) Honey : No, I am not talking about the low quality, over processed un-honey living in the bear shaped bottle. 5) Carob: I use this chocolate alternative a lot; it contains fiber, calcium and magnesium.

Tips for Planting Vegetables | Your Organic Garden | Living Green.

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Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Tips for Planting Vegetables In Your Organic Garden by greenwise on March 19, 2011 Organic gardening allows you to control the chemicals, or lack thereof, coming into contact with your homegrown fruit and vegetables. What vegetables should you plant and when?

Tips for Planting Vegetables In Your Organic Garden

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Tips for Planting Vegetables In Your Organic Garden by greenwise on March 19, 2011 Organic gardening allows you to control the chemicals, or lack thereof, coming into contact with your homegrown fruit and vegetables. What vegetables should you plant and when?

Your Favorite Items at Home Swapped With Eco-Friendly Alternatives

Green Prophet

If you’re struggling to figure out where to start, here are some simple alternatives you can do for a more eco-friendly home. . That way, you don’t need to use plastic to separate fruits and vegetables that you buy. For example, you can use some old items in your home instead of those new eco-friendly alternatives being marketed to you. The post Your Favorite Items at Home Swapped With Eco-Friendly Alternatives appeared first on Green Prophet.

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Falconry – Bloodsport or Alternative Form of Birding?

10,000 Birds

It disappears into a thick stand of vegetation. All these factors contribute to my opinion that falconry, if conducted respectfully and responsibly, is an alternative form of birding. I’ve recently returned from a filming trip in Arizona where I have been working on a production for National Geographic on Harris’s (Harris) Hawks. During the filming of this production, I got to experience “dirt hawking&#.

How to Create a new Vegetable Garden – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) How to Create a new Vegetable Garden Producing a beautiful and fruitful garden from scratch by Charles Dowding Published by Green Books, 12th February 2015 Hardcover, 224 pages, 23.5 Charles Dowding draws on his years of experience to show how easy it is to start a new vegetable garden. Any plot – whether a building site, overgrown with weeds or unwanted lawn – can be turned into a beautiful and productive vegetable area.

Yofix creates flexitarian plant dairy alternatives, and the food industry invests

Green Prophet

If you have been following our latest stories you know that there are some major problems with the vegan milk alternatives. A startup from Israel called Yofix has started developing a vegan dairy-free alternative that can be used instead of dairy in products like yoghurt.

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Alternatives To Aerial Spraying

Eco Friendly Daily

Alternatives may be on the horizon. Unfortunately, there are a wide number of potential host plants, from fruits and vegetables to weeds to ornamental plants and trees. Many communities use aerial spraying to tackle widespread insect problems. From gypsy moths to spruce budworm , pesticides have played a role in reducing a range of different organisms.

Don’t Consume Crap! 5 Healthy Snack Alternatives.

Elephant Journal

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An odd-looking tuber vegetable is proving to be a surprise best-seller

Green (Living) Review

An odd-looking tuber vegetable is proving to be a surprise best-seller for mail order horticultural firm, Thompson & Morgan. Oca is a knobbly root vegetable that looks a bit like an artichoke. Oca – aka New Zealand yam (it is grown commercially in New Zealand, hence its alternative moniker) – is cultivated extensively in the Andes where it is second only to the potato in terms of the most widely-grown root vegetable.

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Climate Change and Abrupt Vegetation Shift

Celsias

Large areas of vegetation are likely to shift abruptly to alternative states as a result of climate change, according to simulations reported in Nature this week. In particular, increased atmospheric carbon dioxide is shown to encourage shifts to vegetation types with larger leaf areas and/or woody-plant dominance. However, differences in the timing of these shifts will dampen their overall effect on the Earth system.

Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 6: Alternative agriculture

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As the demand for healthy food and environmental concerns are becoming more important for consumers around the world, alternative approaches to agriculture have become less alternative and more mainstream. Despite this recent progress for alternative agriculture practices, the skepticism against organic farming is still strong. Their conclusion is that organic farming is “a realistic alternative” to conventional agriculture.

Marrakech’s Organic Vegan/Vegetarian Earth Cafe a Delicious Alternative to Lamb Testicles

Green Prophet

As someone with Moroccan roots I can testify that there are some out-of-the-ordinary Moroccan foods , such as pastilla filled with pigeon meat and lamb tongue, but the Moroccan kitchen is also filled with plenty of vegetable-based and vegetarian-friendly foods as well. My pastilla, which is traditionally stuffed with meat, was filled with seasonal vegetables and goat cheese. Vegetarian cuisine doesn’t have to be boring – Moroccan flavor can spice it up.

Vegetable leather grown in a laboratory is the future of fashion

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BioCouture: Vegetable Leather for the future. Lee used a symbiotic culture of yeast and bacteria called kombucha to create a bacterial-cellulose fabric that can best be described as vegetable leather. The BioCouture fabric also uses a fraction of the water in the dying process and Lee uses natural stains from fruits and vegetables like beetroot and blueberries to create colored fabrics with various designs and patterns. BioCouture: Lab Grown Vegetable Leather.

Alternatives For Simple Living

The Green Changemakers

His simple life includes the growing of an abundance of organic vegetables and fruit and assisting his wife in the homeschooling of their two daughters. The World Has Changed Alternatives For Simple Living By Michael Mortvedt Copyright © 2009 Many people around the globe have said that the "world changed" with the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States. Alternatives For Simple Living can be found at www.SimpleLiving.org.

Sweet Options for a Diabetic: Alternatives to Artificial Sweeteners

Eco-Vegan Girl

Many doctors and nutritionists recommend the vegan diet to type 2 diabetics because vegetables, fruits, whole grains, legumes and nuts can improve blood sugar control and insulin response, which could result in needing less medication. Question: Being diabetic, I need to avoid sugar, but artificial sweeteners are, well, too artificial. Which would you suggest as the lesser of the two evils? Answer: I would stay away from artificial sweeteners, as tempting and convenient as they may be.

Shopping Guide: Eco-friendly Craft Suppliers

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Shopping Guide: Eco-friendly Craft Suppliers: Amazon: Although Amazon is not strictly an eco-friendly shopping place, they do carry an impressive inventory of sustainable alternatives. Abes Market: Abes Market carries an impressive list of alternative arts and craft supplies from various vendors. The dyes are created with vegetable and plant based derivatives. Green up home recomendations alternatives eco friendly craft suppliers Environmentally friendly recycling

Banana leaves replace plastic packaging in Asian markets

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A Thai supermarket in Chiangmai has devised a brilliant alternative to plastic produce packaging, turning to natural banana leaves and raffia to bundle vegetables. Major market chains in Vietnam, such as Lotte Mart, Saigon Co.op, and Big C, have all begun to experiment with banana leaves as a packaging alternative in their stores as well. Aside from wrapping vegetables and fruits, the grocery chain intends to also use the leaves for fresh meat products.

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Gazan farmer is a role model for urban agriculture

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His ground level garden boasts aubergines and a variety of green leafy vegetables, which he nurtures using homemade organic pest-control solutions consisting of garlic, pepper, and soap. Almost 2 million people live in the Gaza strip, as the population grows, new housing is taking up land previously used by farms, requiring that alternative means of vegetable growing are urgently needed. Cities Gaza strip hydroponics organic vegetables Solar Energy urban farming

People’s Power Pavilion to promote use of alternate energy system built in the environment

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Pratima Kalra: The people’s power pavilion is a massive structure, designed to be a large gathering place that will be integrated with an alternate energy system. Like all designs by Michael Jantzen , this one too is meant for serving the community in two fold manner; one as hub of alternate energy production and second as an architectural art attraction. A place in which to celebrate the integration of alternative energy into the built environment.

Israeli scientists win international research grant for their development of meat alternatives

Green Prophet

For a while now, Israeli startups and researchers have been among the forerunners in the development of lab-grown meat and meat alternatives. Tel Aviv is often cited as one of the World’s Vegan Capitals , with a plethora of vegan and vegetarian restaurants serving every possible meat alternative imaginable. trillion by 2022, the alternative industry still has a long way ahead to get anywhere near those numbers.

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Kick A** Vegan Meatballs. Oh Yeah…It Can Be Done.

Elephant Journal

As an alternative to traditional pasta, these kick ass balls are great on zucchini noodles, which have the advantage of being raw, vegan, and gluten free—not to mention faster, easier, and more nutritious than pasta. Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food delicious easy food food preparation Healthy food meat spaghetti vegan vegan cooking vegetable witch yummy vegan zucchini

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Time to pull the plug? Sniff test predicts life after coma

Green Prophet

“Astonishingly, all patients who were classified as being in a ‘vegetative state’ yet responded to the sniff test, later regained consciousness, even if only minimal. ” When spontaneous eye opening occurs but there is no evidence that the patients are aware of themselves or their surroundings, they are then diagnosed as being in a “vegetative state.” Health alternative medicineShould you pull the plug or keep ralliyng for hope?

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Ultimate Guide to the Ketogenic Diet: What Beginners Need to Know

Green Prophet

This protein offers an alternative to soy and highly allergenic nut milks. So, eat cheese, dairy products, seafood, veggies (except sugary and starchy vegetables, like beets, yams, potatoes), avocado, eggs, etc. Food alternative protein Impossible Burger keto

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No Yard? No Problem?

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Many people believe that in order to grow their own vegetables they need a large garden but container growing is a great way to have great tasting fresh vegetables even if you don't have the yard space for a full garden. Container gardening is the answer for those that are short of space as regards to gardening, whether flowers, or as far as we are concerned, vegetables for the table.

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Is Leather Sustainable? The Textile Test Series Investigates

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Vegetable Tanning. Known as vegetable tanning, the leather is soaked in a bath of tannins from bark and fruits for several weeks, instead of the above-mentioned chemicals. Conventional Leather Alternatives. Vegetable tanning: This method is much lower-impact (see above). Look for a label or information that says “vegetable tanned” or sometimes “naturally tanned.” The company also uses natural vegetable tanning.

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Wild Pollinator Habitat Benefits Agriculture

Nature Conservancy - Science

Despite the evidence of wild pollinators being a viable alternative to managed honey bees, they are only just beginning to catch on as a strategy in the agricultural community, primarily due to a lack of understanding of the costs and benefits of investing in them. Abundant wild pollinators help increase yields for many crops. Photo: Flickr user Natalie Maynor under a Creative Commons license. By Elizabeth Schuster, environmental economist.

Greening Up Veggie Bags

Eco Friendly Daily

However, our decision to stop using plastic vegetable bags goes well beyond our health. kilograms of petroleum to make one kilogram of high density polyethylene, and with the higher prices of oil these days, you can expect that some grocery stores will start charging you for the plastic vegetable bags in the future. Thankfully, there plenty of healthy and environmentally-friendly alternatives. Green Tips green living mesh vegetable bags plastic bags vegetable bags

Tentsile treehouse tent cocoon for trees and attention seekers (review)

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No bottom touching the ground means no leakage when it rains, and the tent preserves vegetation below it. Sum up: the Tentsile is a good #2 “alternative” tent for an Alpha male or female outdoorsy sort who wants a little attention, and another way to camp in a little unconventional way. Travel alternative living camping eco design green design sustainable travel tent Tentsile Want to take camping to a higher level?

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Turmeric Helps Conquer Arthritic Inflammation

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Ground Turmeric Capsules: Some buy vegetable-based capsules and fill them at home. 5 Supermarket Vegetables You Can Upcycle and Grow At Home. Food & Health alternative medicine food healthIn the Middle East, now is the time to buy fresh turmeric root for freezing or planting. Fancy a turmeric smoothie? That’s how my husband gets his daily dose of the deep-yellow, pungent root.

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Kalya Reads: 7 Foods That Should Never Cross Your Lips – Prevention.com

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“Clean eating means choosing fruits, vegetables, and meats that are raised, grown, and sold with minimal processing. But reaching for the suggested alternatives might bring you better health—and peace of mind.&#.

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Teeny Reactor Pumps Out Biodiesel

Eco Friendly Daily

PORTLAND, Oregon — A tiny chemical reactor that can convert vegetable oil directly into biodiesel could help farmers turn some of their crops into homegrown fuel to operate agricultural equipment instead of relying on costly imported oil. The device — about the size of a credit card — pumps vegetable oil and alcohol through tiny parallel channels, each smaller than a human hair, to convert the oil into biodiesel almost instantly. Alternative Energy

Going Bananas – The Background Story

Eco Friendly Daily

These are both vegetative propagation techniques, so that many banana plants are actually clones of parent forms. The alternative may be relying in genetic modifications. Environment Green Tips banana Cavendish cloning vegetative reproduction Is the banana really a straightforward superfood? Sure, it’s high in potassium, vitamin B6 and vitamin C. Handy to grab, wrapped in its own little jacket, there’s no denying the yummy taste, convenience, and overall appeal.

Turning Fat into Fuel: The Production of Biodiesel

Green Living Ideas

Oil seed crops are some of the most reliable because they can be grown easily, but another common source is used restaurant oils, comprised mostly of vegetable oil but may also include lard or beef tallow, or other forms of animal fats. One of these methods is the use of alternative fuels for powering their fleets. There are many alternative fuels, but one of the most promising is biodiesel. Biodiesel can be made from a variety of sources.

Plants Of The Quran: Pomegranate

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Equally astounding are the colours of the fruit and flowers which are an attestation to the Qur’anic verse: “And whatsoever He has created for you on the earth of varying colors [and qualities from vegetation and fruits] and from animals. Food & Health Religion alternative medicine fruit Islam Muslims quranThe princely pomegranate, ar-Rumm in Arabic, is mentioned in the Qur’an as one of the many delicious rewards awaiting in Paradise.

Front and backyards for sustainability

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Sustainable alternatives to lawns By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Most Americans long dream for the morning when they wake up to a cup of coffee and stare off their front porch at their immaculate green lawn. Even though there are a couple of alternatives such as Eco Lawn Grass, which still is often the wrong grass for the wrong locations and then there are the Synthetic Turf Fields. Sustainable alternatives to lawns

Homemade Vegan Soap: Basic Recipe with Soap Combinations

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Natural glycerin soap is the hypoallergenic and non-irritating alternative to chemically induced conventional soap. Natural vegetable based glycerin provides moisture, cleanliness and hydration while balancing the PH of the skin. candelilla wax (vegan alternative to beeswax).