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The Tree of 40 Fruits. ~ Brenna Fischer

Elephant Journal

Van Aken fell in love with the idea of this orchard and all its different fruits, including antique and heirloom varieties. The more he learned about the history of these historic fruits the more important it seemed to preserve them, which is ultimately what the project became about.

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The Fruit that Aids Digestion, Inflammation & Weight Loss.

Elephant Journal

Food Green Health & Wellness health wellness vegan vegetarianThe best I’ve ever had was in Kauai, sun-ripened, straight from a local tree.

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4 Easy Homemade Recipes To Clean Your Fruits and Veggies

The Green Samaritan

Though we may try hard to stick with the Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 list when buying fruits and vegetables, there may be times we stray simply due to cost or availability. Gardening Green Living how to clean fruits and vegetables Produce rinse Produce wash vinegar produce rinseIn those cases, what are the. See the full post and more at www.TheGreenSamaritan.com.

4 Easy Homemade Recipes To Clean Your Fruits and Veggies

The Green Samaritan

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Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

Green Home Blog

Now that the Boomers are retiring and experiencing the “empty nest” syndrome, the half-century dream of living in a “green community” is re-emerging. Green Living commune community living ecofriendly ecovillage going green green building green living intentional communities SUSTAINABLE

Pink-necked Green Pigeon

10,000 Birds

Western Palearctic constitutions were not designed for these conditions, but here be Pink-necked Green Pigeons! The forest of theCentral Catchement Area is always a good place to find them, but they are common wherever there are fruiting trees. Now simply seeing green pigeons should be enough for anyone and if only the females show, then that is what you get, but the males include a pink neck and orange belly in their plumage to make a spectacle best observed at close quarters.

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Review and Giveaway of Copy-Kids Eat fruits and Vegetables, ends 8/2

Hug a Tree with Me

She eats avocados and broccoli like candy, but to get her to eat carrots, peppers, apples and green beans is a task that requires trickery and shameful bribes. The video is a collection of twelve short chapters featuring toddlers happily eating a variety of fruits and veggies.

Don’t Go Bananas! Easy Ways to Remember What Those Produce Labels Mean

The Green Samaritan

If you haven’t already, take a closer look at those little sticky labels on the fruit and vegetables you buy at the grocery store. Green Living Healthy Living Environmental Working Group Shopper's Guide labels on fruit PLU labels what do the labels on fruit meanThose numbers provide important information regarding just how the produce was grown. So even is something is marked as organic, the sticker will reassure you.

Summer Recipes for a Delightful Meat-Free Monday.

Elephant Journal

Even if we’re never going to become full-time vegans or vegetarians, reducing our meat consumption will have an important effect.

The Great Fructose Debate: The Journey of a Plant-Based Mama.

Elephant Journal

Fructose found in fruit, on the other hand, has not been shown to have any negative effects on our health. Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Food Green Health & Wellness fructose fruit industrial fructose vegan vegetarian weight loss

Thousands of Endangered Fruit Bats Were Gunned Down in Lebanon

Green Prophet

Thousands of fruit bats in Lebanon were sprayed with shotgun and AK-47 bullets over the weekend. Thousands of fruit bats could have used Batman’s help last weekend when one or more unidentified assailants unleashed a spray of shotgun and AK-47 shells inside a cave in northern Lebanon. Fruit bats and ecology. Fruit bats are crucial to Lebanon’s ecosystem since they germinate fruit trees, and their droppings, called guano, can be used as fertilizer.

End-of-Summer Recipes for Meat-Free Monday!

Elephant Journal

Less meat does not have to mean less taste.

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Apple’s ‘Spaceship’ Headquarters to Include Fruit Farm

Eccorazzi

The Steve Jobs inspired headquarters is going green with apples, apricots and plums. Read More. Causes Environment News Top News steve jobs

Green Your Family Road Trip

Conservancy Talk

Here are some tips I’ve learned along the way to ensure we’re being as green as possible when we head off on our family adventures. We tend to bring lots of nuts, snacks, and sandwiches and then stop along the way for in-season fruits and veggies.

Chocolate Fruit-Nut Clusters For Purim Baskets

Green Prophet

Queen Esther, the heroine of the Purim story, is said to have eaten only raw fruit, vegetables, nuts and seeds after she was taken to King Ahasuerus’s palace, so managing to eat only kosher foods in her captivity. Chocolate Fruit-Nut Clusters. mixed dried fruit and nuts.

Fernando Laposse designs Lufa Series out of edible fruits

EcoFriend

Well, the Mexican designer not only reveals an eye-catchy yet green route to everyday lifestyle products, but also grabs attention for exploring the qualities of a loofah or luffa. To provide a detailed gist, loofah is a quite popular edible fruit across Asia.

Beauty on the Road: How a Simple Revelation helped me Travel Lightly.

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Ecofashion Green Travel all natural beauty backpacking beauty DIY skincare fruit packing packing light skincare traveling womanI may not be able to find a Whole Foods Market for my Alba Botanica Sea Moss Moisturizer with SPF 15 but I can always find.

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6 Green Living Principles Every Household Should Learn

Environmental News Network

Here are 6 green living principles your household should learn and live by. Grow Greens. If you do not have a yard where you can plant a fruit tree, you can still create a small herb garden. Education Go Green Sustainability By: Guest Contributor, Jonathan James More.

London Olympic Games 2012: where to go green

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening the Games |. Of the nearly one million visitors anticipated in London for the summer 2012 Olympics, how many will insist on going green? And what does the epicenter of Englishness have waiting to greet the green traveler? The map: essential green companion.

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Ubud, Bali: sleeping in Michael Franti’s green bed

Green Traveler Guides

| Ubud’s Green Yoga |. So I am not surprised in the least to thoroughly love Franti’s new green Soulshine Bali yoga retreat—it’s just a short stroll beyond the the artist community of Ubud, in Bali , Indonesia. Guest bedroom: green sleeping.

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4 Easy Homemade Recipes To Clean Your Fruits and Veggies

The Green Samaritan

Though we may try hard to stick with the Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 list when buying fruits and vegetables, there may be times we stray simply due to cost or availability. Gardening Green Living how to clean fruits and vegetables Produce rinse Produce wash vinegar produce rinse

Farm to Closet: The Joys of Dyeing Naturally

Conservancy Talk

Dating as far back as the Neolithic Era, they used what they had – plants, fruits, nuts, bark, even insects – to produce color before synthetic dyes were discovered in the mid 1850’s.

Share Backyard Fruit with Your Neighbors

Green Living Ideas

When the fruit was ripe, much of it was wasted as it fell to the ground. This is a common problem with backyard fruit trees that produce a bounty beyond what [.] Post from: Green Living Ideas. Share Backyard Fruit with Your Neighbors. Tags: Food and Cuisine Fruits and Vegetables Garden and Yard Care community fruit Landscaping locavore neighbor yard I grew up with a peach tree in our small suburban backyard. Our next door neighbor also had a peach tree.

10 Green Prophets for 2012

Green Prophet

Despite civil unrest, dangerous regimes, and appalling environmental crimes and neglect, there are good green things afoot for the Middle East. Like fruit bats – thousands of which were gunned down by unknown assailants in Lebanon not long ago– they are pollinators that ensure human survival.

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Watermelon Delight. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Children (For, not ab them) Food cool family food for kids fruit garden green organic poem refreshing summer tasty watermelon And remember to save a few Shiny, black seeds To be ready for next summer''s Watermelon needs.

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A Quick and Easy Fruit Picker

Green (Living) Review

When fall comes and my arms are not long enough to reach all the peaches, apples and pears on our trees, I turn to some homemade gadget or other to harvest that fruit. In the past I’ve used a mini-rake with a couple of pegs in a cross-bar on the end of a stick to pull fruit down.

RECIPE: Eggplant Stuffed with Bulgur and Fruit

Green Prophet

We’re fond of stuffed vegetables here on Green Prophet. Eggplant stuffed with bulgur and fruit? The sharpness of eggplant flesh and shallot combines well with sweet dried and fresh fruit, everything held together by the grainy bulgur in an eggplant shell.

Don’t Go Bananas! Easy Ways to Remember What Those Produce Labels Mean

The Green Samaritan

If you haven’t already, take a closer look at those little sticky labels on the fruit and vegetables you buy at the grocery store. Green Living Healthy Living Environmental Working Group Shopper''s Guide labels on fruit PLU labels what do the labels on fruit mean Those numbers provide important information regarding just. See the full post and more at www.TheGreenSamaritan.com.

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. But organic foods can be expensive or hard to find, so while you may want to always purchase organic fruits and vegetables, this isn’t always a practical option. So how do you decide which fruits and vegetables to buy organic? Many fruits and vegetables, however, have their own natural and effective defenses against pests. Kale/collard Greens.

Spicy and Crunchtastic: Jicama & Cucumber Salad! {Vegan Recipe}

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food Health & Wellness crunchy cucumber delicious food fruit green jicama refreshing salad spicy summer vegan vegetarian veggies One of my all-time favorite summer snacks is cool, crisp and easy-to prepare: Zesty Jicama & Cucumber salad!

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'Ugly' fruit and vegetables prove a hit in France

Green (Living) Review

Other French supermarket chains like Auchan and Monoprix are following Intermarché’s lead in the push to sell the 30 per cent of fruit and vegetables that had previously been deemed an eyesore. food waste green living

12 Fruits and Vegetables That Last for Months

Green (Living) Review

Instead of buying grapes and kiwis and other delicate fruits that turn brown in days, buy apples, which will last for weeks. food food waste green living green living tips Sick of throwing money away on food? Change the food you buy.

Reduced Fruit Crops This Autumn

Green (Living) Review

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is recommending a number of ways that gardeners can use to counteract the potential poor fruit crops expected this year. Fruit growers visiting RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (3–8 July), sponsored by Ecover, will be able to talk to the charity’s advisors for free about best ways to keep yields up. And there will be little need to thin out the remaining fruit. RHS warns that the wet and cold April and May may cut crop yields.

Clean Reusable Totes, Or Risk Going Green

Green Prophet

Your reusable totes may be full of bacteria and can turn you seriously “green” Time to practice good bag hygiene. . Contamination occurs when fluids such as fruit juices and meat blood leak from their packaging and deposit miniscule droplets onto the bag material.

Tips for Planting Fruit Trees

Green Living Ideas

Yet it has come to the point in the plan where you see those squiggly round circles that designate fruit trees when you think, “what now?”. Having delicious fresh fruit growing in their yard is something that most people are not able to access because of land or space restrictions.

Council bans gardeners from selling fruit and veg grown on allotments

Green (Living) Review

But after weeks of selling their greens to friends and neighbours, The Plotties received a notice from the local council ordering them to stop.

A Green Light for Using Rain Barrel Water on Garden Edibles

Sightline Daily

As rain barrels proliferate and climate change squeezes summer water supplies, there’s certain to be increasing interest in using roof runoff to grow vegetables and fruits.

JW Marriott Hong Kong: healthy green luxury

Green Traveler Guides

Behind the scenes, and unseen by guests, this is a smooth-running, lean, green machine. “Nearly ten years ago, Marriott enacted the first green policies for its hotels,&# notes Wilson Chan , the hotel’s director of engineering. The greening path.

Refugee Camp in Bethlehem Sprouts Green Rooftops

Green Prophet

Cramped conditions in the Dheisheh refugee camp of Bethlehem mean that any space – nevermind green space – is difficult to come by. Food & Health Bethlehem food insecurity Green Roof Israel-Palestinian conflict rooftop farming West Bank

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5 great green Maui beach resorts

Green Traveler Guides

Green travelers can find lots to enjoy , and often gravitate to the island’s eco-friendly bed-and-breakfasts, small inns or organic farm stays in the less-touristed North Shore , East Maui and Upcountry. Grand Wailea: big fat green vacation. | Kapalua to Wailea |.