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.

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.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

A Few Healthier Alternatives to Table Sugar

Hug a Tree with Me

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.

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

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?

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?

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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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

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.

Don’t Consume Crap! 5 Healthy Snack Alternatives.

Elephant Journal

Food Health & Wellness Boulder cacao clean good for you green happiness healing health health wellness healthy hummus kale life nuts protein raw seeds shake snack spinach vegan vegetables vegetarian

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.

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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.

Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 6: Alternative agriculture

Green Blog

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.

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.

Vegetable leather grown in a laboratory is the future of fashion

EcoFriend

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. BioCouture: Lab Grown Vegetable Leather.

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.

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.

Banana leaves replace plastic packaging in Asian markets

Green Prophet

A Thai supermarket in Chiangmai has devised a brilliant alternative to plastic produce packaging, turning to natural banana leaves and raffia to bundle vegetables. Aside from wrapping vegetables and fruits, the grocery chain intends to also use the leaves for fresh meat products.

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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. The dyes are created with vegetable and plant based derivatives.

Gazan farmer is a role model for urban agriculture

Green Prophet

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. 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

EcoFriend

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. 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. 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.

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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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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.

No Yard? No Problem?

Green (Living) Review

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.

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Greening Up Veggie Bags

Eco Friendly Daily

However, our decision to stop using plastic vegetable bags goes well beyond our health. Thankfully, there plenty of healthy and environmentally-friendly alternatives. Buy a mesh vegetable bag that can hold everything from apples and oranges to honeydew melons and yams.

Is Leather Sustainable? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Eco Chic

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).

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

Green Prophet

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.

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Turmeric Helps Conquer Arthritic Inflammation

Green Prophet

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.

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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

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. Biodiesel can be made from a variety of sources.

Plants Of The Quran: Pomegranate

Green Prophet

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.

Biofuel: Now With More Birds

10,000 Birds

Basically, the scientists logged the types of vegetation growing at each site, computed how much biomass (the raw materials of biofuel) could be had from it, and tracked the numbers and species of nesting birds. At the study’s end, grasslands looked superior to cornfields for supporting birds, and mixed-vegetation grasslands did better than fields dominated by one kind of grass. Which means that alternative energy just got a whole lot birdier.

BrightSource Applies to Build Two More Solar Thermal Plants in California

Green Prophet

This small but significant change in the plant’s setup will also minimize disruptions to the natural sites and vegetation will be permitted to grow freely around the heliostats. Cleantech, Science & Technology alternative energy BrightSource Energy cleantech Solar Energy

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

Kalya Life

“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

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).

How Can You Help Prevent and Control Soil Erosion?

Greentumble

Erosion is natural process but with our activities changing natural dynamics and removing vegetation cover, soil erosion has been steadily accelerating over the last decades. Permanent vegetation. Vegetation cover. 1 Planting permanent vegetation.

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Wood Might Not Be So Green After All

Eco Friendly Daily

The intention is to support alternative energy sources and to establish non-petroleum processing systems. Cellulosic ethanol is seen as a future path for alternative fuel production, depending on biochemical methods. Alternative Energy Environment biofuel cellulosic ethanol

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