How Vegetables Can Save the World

Green (Living) Review

Be sure to eat your vegetables! shutterstock) Be sure to eat your vegetables! Not only are they nutritious (vegetables are full of Vitamin A, iron, protein, and other nutrients), but they also add a pop of color and burst of flavor to meals. It’s time to invest in vegetables!

Regenerative Agriculture is our only hope for saving the planet

Green Prophet

A Flawed Solution to Feeding the Planet . Enhancing the air, water, and organic matter in the soil, and protecting all the beneficial organisms that live within it, will result in sustainably higher yields of better-quality crops, be it vegetables, field crops, fruits, or timber.

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'Formidable Vegetable Sound System' to tour UK this Summer

Green (Living) Review

So infectious that the most ardent climate skeptic would have trouble staying still (Sydney Morning Herald) As dynamic Formidable Vegetable front man Charlie Mgee explains: “Music is the best tool we have for raising awareness about our need to live more sustainably.

Imperfect vegetables back on the EU table

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Unbeknown to many in the European Union, I am sure, fruits and vegetables deemed unattractive or imperfect such as knobby carrots and overly-curvy cucumbers were actually banned from being sold to consumers.

Vegetables-Good for You and Good for the Planet

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Sustainable food systems are one of the main environmental trends of 2013 and small business is a large part of making it happen. Garden City 2.0 is one of the many social enterprises taking advantage of Christchurch’s changing business landscape following the earthquakes.

Use wood mulch. save the planet?

Green (Living) Review

TreeHugger’s self-proclaimed “lazivore gardener" writer, Sami, says that if you do one thing for your vegetable garden, make it mulching. New research shows that using wood mulch has a notable effect in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

What Would A Mars Vegetable Garden Include?

Eccorazzi

NASA is planning a mission to the planet in the 2030s, and right now, it’s likely that horticulturalists and chefs will tag along on the journey, along with astronauts and military personnel. It’s definitely a step in the right direction for making Mars an all-vegan planet.

Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I am fascinated by trying to understand the socio-economic and political factors that variably influence these links to the natural world and, what we can learn as a society towards a sustainable planet.

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Can Daikon Save the Planet? How this Vegetable can Help Conservation & Farming

Green Living Ideas

The post Can Daikon Save the Planet? How this Vegetable can Help Conservation & Farming appeared first on Green Living Ideas. My partner and I recently joined a CSA and while we’re generally stoked on the foods we’ve been getting, daikon seems to show up often and we’ve been a bit perplexed as to how to cook it (check out some great recipes below!). But more interesting than the spicy, biting flavor is the fact that.

Some eco-friendly actions you can take to protect the Planet

Green (Living) Review

It is our Planet and our responsibility to do what we can to protect and preserve it. Parts of the herbs, fruits or vegetables that aren't used can go right back into your garden a compost to complete the circle.

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New Dietary Guidelines One of Many Tools for Protecting Planet

Conservancy Talk

The recommendations say a diet with more plant-based foods – such as vegetables, fruits, whole grains and nuts – has a smaller environmental impact and more health benefits than the typical American diet, which is high in calories and contains more animal-based foods.

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Mason jar salads: cheap eats for a healthier planet

Green Prophet

Use hearty vegetables that would do well in a marinade: tomatoes, cucumbers, onion, broccoli, cauliflower, asparagus, celery, carrots, and peppers are all good choices. My kid is hell-bent on healthy eating.

Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I am fascinated by trying to understand the socio-economic and political factors that variably influence these links to the natural world and, what we can learn as a society towards a sustainable planet.

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Heroines for the Planet: Laura Turner Seydel

Eco Chic

Ironically, one of my favorite shows as a kid was Captain Planet , a show which Laura’s father, Ted Turner, created. She’s the Chairwoman of the Captain Planet Foundation , which promotes environmental education and gardens in schools, and Zero Waste Zone-Downtown Atlanta.

PETA Wants Mars to Be an All-Vegan Planet

Eccorazzi

PETA isn’t just looking to make Earth a vegan planet, they have their sights set on Mars too. Colonizing Mars can give us the opportunity to learn from our mistakes on one planet and create a just civilization on another.

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Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I am fascinated by trying to understand the socio-economic and political factors that variably influence these links to the natural world and, what we can learn as a society towards a sustainable planet. Worldchanging Women china climate change heroines for the planet science stem Tea yunnan

How much human life can planet Earth sustain?

Eco Friendly Daily

How much human life can planet Earth sustain? Our planet can support many more people if we are living in near-starvation mode and consuming as little energy as possible, than if we are all living at North American levels of consumption.

White Flies Can Be Removed With New Environmentally Safe Cure From Planet Amazing

Green (Living) Review

Now Planet Amazing has a non-toxic product that takes care of white flies once and for all, allowing garden plants to be healthy and safe. Planet Amazing is now making it available to the public as an environmentally safe solution to eliminate white fly infestations.

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Finding a Signature “Look” to Boost our Confidence & Help the Planet.

Elephant Journal

It’s a universally acknowledged truth that the French are the chicest people on the planet. Though even Lady Gaga burnt out trying to maintain a signature look that revolved a game of “animal, vegetable or mineral.”).

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How much human life can planet Earth sustain?

Eco Friendly Daily

How much human life can planet Earth sustain? Our planet can support many more people if we are living in near-starvation mode and consuming as little energy as possible, than if we are all living at North American levels of consumption.

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Living Simply with Bliss. ~ Jodie Berman

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Food Green Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Today Only bliss community contentment contribution environment food fruit fulfilment garden green happiness life meditation nature oneness organic peace planet presence present satisfaction service simplicity vegetable

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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

A few things that are not – necessarily - going to save the Planet

Green (Living) Review

A few things that, maybe, aren’t going to save the Planet but still will be beneficial for you and the Planet. Here's a list of things you don't have to do to save the Planet, either because they ultimately don't have much of an impact or because there are simpler or less expensive actions that are actually better for the environment and have a much greater impact. Buying real instead of processed food is better for your health and that of the Planet.

AUDUBON LAUNCHES SECOND ANNUAL “PENNIES FOR THE PLANET” CAMPAIGN

Green (Living) Review

Fundraising Focus Shifts to Benefit Endangered Coastlines by Michael Smith (Veshengro) New York, December, 2009 – The second year of the National Audubon Society’s Pennies for the Planet, a national conservation education and action campaign for young people, kicked off on December 17, 2009 with a focus on protecting endangered coastlines.

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Terra Tech Corp Company Offers 5 Earth Day Friendly Tips to Eat for a Healthier Body and Planet

Green (Living) Review

OTCBB: TRTC.OB), a leader in sustainable urban agricultural products has 5 Earth Day friendly tips on how to eat for a healthier body and planet. Irvine,CA, April 2012 : Our nation’s current agricultural system is oftentimes at odds with the health of the planet and ourselves.

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Heroines for the Planet: Eco Sex Sage, Stephanie Iris Weiss

Eco Chic

You don’t have to want to save the planet. I sort of envisioned Stefanie being raised on fresh-pressed juices, sustained by her family’s organic vegetable garden, but that isn’t the case! If you haven’t thought about greening your sex life, you’re still a total environmental disaster.

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How Can I Contribute Towards Making Our Planet Greener?

Eco Friendly Daily

This way the carbon impact is reduced as consuming locally obtained meat or vegetables would mean that there is less transportation involved and so that much lesser pollutants into the air.

Japan rents out hydroponic gardens to busy city workers

Green Prophet

a Tokyo based building and maintenance company, individuals and families can rent small hydroponic growing containers or “beds” and choose from 51 kinds of vegetable seeds; or bring their own. “A Saving our food and planet requires bubbles.

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Soil, Technology & Tips for the Aspiring Urban Farmer.

Elephant Journal

John-Paul and Matt are eager for more people to learn about soil because they think an appreciation of the most fundamental element on the planet will be a steppingstone to caring about many of today’s important issues. Food Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only community supported agriculture farming garden nutrient density organic soil technology vegetables Waste Farmers

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How the Farm-to-Car Movement’s Leader, Debbie Mielewski of Ford, Works: Heroines for the Planet

Eco Chic

There is fuel in every bit of vegetable matter that can be fermented. ” The post How the Farm-to-Car Movement’s Leader, Debbie Mielewski of Ford, Works: Heroines for the Planet appeared first on Eco-Chick.

Heroines for the Planet: Race Car Driver & Environmental Activist Leilani Munter

Eco Chic

She’s an environmental activist who offsets her carbon footprint for each race, lobbies before Congress on behalf of environmental issues, and travels the world to protect the planet when it needs her help. And now, she can call herself a ‘Heroine for the Planet,’ as well.

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Eco Chick’s Heroines for the Planet: Danielle Nierenberg

Eco Chic

A Senior Researcher at the Worldwatch Institute and co-Project Director of State of World 2011: Nourishing the Planet, Danielle is a widely cited expert in sustainable agriculture issues and the spread of factory farming. SR: What’s your biggest goal for the Nourishing the Planet trip?

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Grow fresh food in the middle of Manhattan? Meet Henry

Green Prophet

Henry, or Henry Gordon-Smith is an urban agriculture consultant for Blue Planet. He’s currently consulting a number of big deal projects for Sky Vegetables , an 8000 sq/foot growing vertical farm in the city, for Coop Tech , a training rooftop greenhouse at 96 and 1st.

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The Healing Powers of Burgers & Fried Chicken.

Elephant Journal

Pick a rainbow of colors of fruits and vegetables, and eat a lot of them. You just stocked up on the most powerful drugs on the planet. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Food Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Food Popular Lately burgers chicken healthy vegetables Whole Foods Just eat real, whole, fresh food that you cook yourself. Enjoy nuts; seeds; a variety of spices; good-quality protein; and high-fiber, unrefined, unprocessed carbohydrates.

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Heroines for the Planet: Holistic Nutritionist to the Stars Kimberly Snyder

Eco Chic

As I explain in The Beauty Detox Solution , vegetarian does not necessarily equal healthy—there are some very unhealthy vegetarians who eat mainly starches with limited greens, fruits and vegetables.

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Farm to Closet: The Joys of Dyeing Naturally

Conservancy Talk

I feel closer to our planet knowing blueberries and turmeric will keep me warm this winter!

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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. Focusing on eating less but better meat holds great promise, including healthier bodies and a healthier planet.

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Five Ways to Help Save the Planet in 30 Minutes or Less

The Green Changemakers

Here are five simple things you can do—in 30 minutes or less—to help protect the environment and save Planet Earth. Benefits of Public Transportation Keeping Your Tires Properly Inflated Could Help Save the Planet—and Your Life Eat Your Vegetables. Eating less meat and more fruits, grains and vegetables can help the environment more than you may realize.

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Coffee, more than a pick me up

Green Life Smart Life

By sprinkling them on your vegetable garden and flower bed’s it acts as a natural fertilizer and also repels unwanted pests. Tags: About the Home Food Good for the Planet Green Organic Recycling Saving Money cleaning coffee exfoliate recycle reuse Coffee is a part of 1.4 billion people’s morning rituals. Little do all these people know that the coffee grounds used to make their coffee have many more uses!

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A not so traditional Secret Garden

Green Life Smart Life

Any new development with 2,000 square meters must make sure their roof top holds between 20 and 60% of vegetation. It is also possible to grow flowers, herbs, vegetables on these roofs; the Fairmount Hotel in Vancouver used their roof top space for this and therefore saves their kitchen almost 30,000 a year in food cost. . A secret garden on the rooftop of Minneapolis Target Center , home of NBA Minnesota Timberwolves is making the view from up above beautiful.

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Chef’s Collaborative RAFT (Renewing America’s Food Traditions) Event is from Oct 10-12

Green Life Smart Life

From October 12—18th, Grow-Out participant restaurants will have one or more items on their menu highlighting and honoring locally grown, heirloom vegetables from this year’s Grow-Out. Red Planet Vegetables, Providence. Chef Derek Wagner at Nick’s On Broadway will be featuring skillet roasted Rhode Island striped bass with garden herbs over a ragout of RAFT heirloom vegetables.

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Vote for The Organic Center¹s ŒMission Organic 2010¹ and help raise $10K

Green Life Smart Life

And to help educate on the benefits of organic foods, we would also like to offer you 50 of The Organic Center’s Organic Essentials Pocket Guides, a handy tool showing the most important fruits and vegetable to choose organic. Thank you for supporting healthy living for the planet and its people. Tags: Food Good for the Planet Local Organic Facebook fund raiser inde[pendent Mission Organic 2010 non profit organic foods the organic center whole foods market Happy New Year!

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Causes and Effects of Desertification on People and the Environment

Greentumble

Higher food prices, water availability, violent conflicts for land, migration, increasing poverty, pollution from wind-blown dust particles coming from distant lands could be the outcomes of desertification if we let it consume more of our planet. Vegetation is damaged or destroyed.

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