Global Agriculture Trends: Are We Actually Using Less Land?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Not all agricultural intensification can be made sustainable, and it is likely that much of the intensification to date represented in the global trend was not; the data show that the total area of “conservation agriculture” has oscillated wildly over the last 15 years (FAO 2014).

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Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013

Green Traveler Guides

Healthier air travel and hotels lead the year's travel trends spotted by Wellness Tourism Worldwise, an international organization focused on well-being and travel. The forecast is based on an analysis of Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Trending Sources

Curbside Food Waste Collection – A Growing Trend

Environmental News Network

By Debra Atlas, Sierra Club Green Home. Sierra Club Green Home explores a growing trend that creates a viable alternative to this: curbside food waste collection. Over the past four years, Recology has seen an increase of green bin tonnage from 350 tons to 600 tons each day day!

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Chefs predict green menu trends for 2016

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Next year’s restaurant menus will be getting greener. The chefs, members of the American Culinary Federation, were asked to name which foods, beverages and culinary themes will be trend on […].

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Elho turn the table on the trend for Grow Your Own

Green (Living) Review

Product Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The elho Green Basics Grow Table XXL Elho turn the table on traditional grow your own, with the introduction of the contemporary Grow Table XXL. Green Basics Grow Table XXL W 37 x L 76 x H 65.1

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Survey says: going green sells hotel rooms

Green Traveler Guides

consumers shows they applaud the greening of the hotel industry, yet need to understand better the tangible benefits for their travel lives. A research firm asked 5,000 customers of the online travel site Expedia.com in early January 2012 about their attitudes, perceptions and behaviors in response to hotel sustainability Survey says: going green sells hotel rooms is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Hotels News Green Travel News green travel trends Reuters

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What I Learned this Summer: I’m just a f ing Hipster. {Adult}

Elephant Journal

Adult/NFS Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) activist animal rights apprenticeship behaviour elephant journal equality Green Hipster making a difference right livelihood social media summer trendI stand up for animal rights by sharing posts about animal cruelty while consuming my organic chicken salad.

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Topshop Joins Eco Chic Trend With New Green Clothing Line

Eccorazzi

For anyone following the fashion trends, there is a clear Eco Chic wave that has been steadily gaining momentum over the last few years. UK based fashion giant, Topshop, has Read More. Causes Environment Fashion Lifestyle News Top News Reclaim to Wear Topshop

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Can We Make Green the New Black?

Elephant Journal

Eco true ecological consciousness, not pop culture "green" trends isn''t sexy. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only change community eco ecology environment global green local planet trends

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Green Future: Google Invests $1 Billion in Clean Energy

Environmental News Network

There’s a tech company that’s concerned with green – and no, not because it’s the color of money. The Internet juggernaut Google has recently invested $1 billion in green, clean, reusable energy. It’s a cyclical trend that increases its growth overtime.

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Most important (green) travel trends of 2015

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Travel & Leisure points to what’s on the horizon for the coming year with a look at 11 trends that are changing the way we move through the world.

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My eco-friendly vacation

Green Traveler Guides

| Tips For A Green Resort Stay | We love to travel together as a big family, and we even take my little brother with us. My eco-friendly vacation is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Tips green travel tips green travel trends

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10 eco-funerals let your death be ever-green

Green Prophet

Did you know most Middle Eastern funerals are inherently “green”? How can you buck Western trends (and in some cases, mandatory burial regulations) and stay close to planet-friendly practices?

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How to go green with eco-friendly clothing

Green Prophet

If you thought the trend in clothing was showing your nips, you couldn’t be more wrong. So, what is the trend you ask? Well, first and foremost–it’s going green! You can choose to go green through your clothing, as well.

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Earth Day Outlook: Green Trend Update

Green Home Blog

On April 22nd, as you celebrate Earth Day, you can wow your peers with an update on green trending that is coming down the pike. Whether it was organic, battery, solar, wind or any other green application, the lack of ability to compare to or surpass non-eco products was often the case.

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Hotels ‘green up’ for business guests

Green Traveler Guides

A hotel stay might have once been thought of as an opportunity to overindulge on rich buffet food, multiple luxuriant baths and mini-bar nightcaps, but is the modern business traveler more likely to demand gluten-free breakfasts, in-room yoga mats and a green-energy policy? Hotels ‘green up’ for business guests is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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A Green Globe: 4 Surprisingly Sustainable Countries

Environmental News Network

Going green is trendy these days. But sustainability isn’t just a trend. Here are 4 surprising countries that are going green –and doing it right. Go Green Green Building Green Energy/Transportation Green Politics Green Technology Reviews Sustainability Travel Conservation Gree

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Canadian business travelers going more green

Green Traveler Guides

Canadians who say green initiatives at hotels are important to them are on the rise, says the 2012 Canadian Travel Intentions Survey. Canadian business travelers going more green is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Canada Hotels News North America Green Travel News green travel trends Reuters

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Arabian eco-fashion show asks: how green is your abaya?

Green Prophet

Designed to raise awareness of green practices nationwide, it’s part of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Green Festival 2014 , and an offshoot of Berlin-Dubai Designer Exchange 2013, conducted in partnership with the Goethe-Institute Gulf Region.

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Marriott sustainability report: youth job training, eco measures

Green Traveler Guides

Marriott International’s newest Sustainability Report details investments in its environmental portfolio over the past three years, plus significant contributions to disadvantaged youth around the world to help them gain skills Marriott sustainability report: youth job training, eco measures is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Hotels News Green Travel News green travel trends Marriott Reuters Ritz-Carlton

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Tourists Not Terrorists: The Middle East Can Capitalize on World Eco-Travel Trends

Green Prophet

The three winners from the Middle East/MENA region are Tunisia, Bahrain and Qatar in new survey on tourism trends. Global rankings are sometimes seen as PR tools, oversimplified and at times politicized, but they still provide indicators on key trends and “smart growth” opportunities.

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Ponchos, Capes and Wraps, Oh My! Autumn’s Trend is a Perennial Fave

Eco Chic

The Vivian Capelet from Doucette (available on Fashioning Change) is super fun with it’s sassy pink pattern, and super green as it’s made from reclaimed alpaca. Ponchos, capes and wraps as shown above in T:The New York Times Style Magazine.

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The Thin Green Line Is Stopping Coal and Oil in Their Tracks

Sightline Daily

The Cascadia region has proven to be extraordinarily challenging for those who would turn it into a major carbon energy export hub—so much so that Sightline has taken to calling it the Thin Green Line. What’s next for the thin green line?

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Green Beauty Goodness to Celebrate Spring, St. Patrick’s Day, or Just Being Fabulously Green!

Eco Chic

With mint and kelly green as some of the hottest colors for Spring 2012 (as well as thinking of St. Patrick’s Day next week), I decided to round up some of my green eco favorites in beauty and fashion. Kora Jade Green Wide Polychrome Ruma Bangles (set of 3), $165.

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Green Trends For Teens & Parents: Creating an Eco-Friendly Legacy

Living Green & Saving Energy

Tell your teen going green is what all the cool kids are doing, if you want to ensure your kids, and your kids’ kids, will have a healthy planet to inhabit in the future. As a parent, you have support — even social media accounts are dedicated to fostering green practices in teens, such as [.]. green living Green News going green for kids green lifestyle green living for kids green tips for kids how to go green

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2015 will be the year of hummus

Green Prophet

According to a report released by food industry trend-trackers Baum and Whiteman, hummus will emerge as America’s “it” food in 2015. See a version from Green Prophet’s resident foodie – link here – and another from a Haifa hummus shop – link here ).

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5 Green Remodeling Ideas for Your Home

Eco Chic

Some may put a bigger focus on their home’s energy efficiency, while others may want to include more green building materials in their home’s design. One thing that most people can agree on, though, is that green building and remodeling is a trend that’s here to stay.

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Green-Wrapped Offices to Transform Turkish Working Class Neighborhood

Green Prophet

Whether or not a 100,000 square meter office complex could possibly come with even a net environmental benefit is debatable, but the fact that a design wrapped in green won an international competition for such a complex signals a potential shift in Turkey’s urban planning.

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“Green It” Shop Brings Green Urban Living to Tel Aviv

Green Prophet

Green It is Tel Aviv’s new one-stop-shop for green urban living. As the ecological movement becomes mainstream, more and more businesses cater to the green lifestyle. Green It ‘s products are both local and imported, and come in a very wide range. Green It.

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Trending now: Business Class airfare sale!

Green Traveler Guides

Trending now: Business Class airfare sale! is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Airlines Tips Travel secrets frequent flier frequent flier mileage programs frequent flyer frequent flyer mileage awards Green Travel Guru Travel Secrets of Frequent Fliers

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Dubai designer uses nano-tech to turn a traditional black abaya green!

Green Prophet

Wearable tech is hot , with new versions constantly coming online, but this is the world’s first piece of Islamic fashion to jump on the trend.

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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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Cool Green Science: The Top 10 Posts of 2014

Nature Conservancy - Science

Cool Green Science aims to feature the wide range of research at The Nature Conservancy, as well as the most interesting conservation science around the world. Global Agriculture Trends: Are We Actually Using Less Land? A promising trend? Our most popular blog of 2014?

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Russian Skywalkers Invade Middle East!

Green Prophet

Then click on a different Green Prophet story – because the following photos cause vertigo. Skywalking blows past planking as the latest trend in touristic photography. They’re allergic to queues, and loud, and they appear to be on the forefront of this innervating trend.

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West Elm’s Living Green Wall is a First in Kuwait

Green Prophet

It is almost certain that a new green wall installed in Kuwait is the emirate’s very first. GSky Plant Systems produces three different kinds of green wall systems, including the Versa Wall installed in Kuwait.

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LET’S BROADEN OUR DEFINITION OF GREEN JOBS: One Way to Build a Bigger Movement

Green (Living) Review

I have often hesitated to write something like this for fear that my credentials weren’t that of a traditional environmentalist, but I do want to speak to you about what I hope will be a growing trend.

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Top Green Trends in 2007

Eco Friendly Daily

JWT, the world’s fourth largest advertising agency and the largest in the US has announced the trend setting products and services which will be the focus in 2007. Red Orbit has published the list of the Top Seventy Trends for 2007.

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Why & How to Leave Go Daddy (or - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live healthy.

Eco-Vegan Girl

Someone also sent me a list of Top 10 Green Website Host Companies So how does one choose from all of these recommendations? Share | Posted by Eco-Vegan Gal at 4/01/2011 07:58:00 AM Labels: animal rights , animals , cruelty , environment , green , how to 13comments: Truly Scrumptious said.

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Why I Don’t Like being called “Spiritual.”

Elephant Journal

As much as I love my yoga mat and drinking green juice, I'm leaving this label behind: Blog Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality buzzword meditation spiritual spiritual materialism spirituality spirituality trend transcendental meditation trendy

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Green jobs in the Middle East: find them at Masdar’s World Future Energy Summit

Green Prophet

If so, you might want to head over to the 7th World Future Energy Summit (WFES), where Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Reed Exhibitions are hosting a “Green Career Fair.” Green Prophet will be there, so be sure to pop on by to say hello.

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