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What to do about Farm Affordability

What we cannot measure, we cannot manage.  I’d say that about farm affordability.  In Australia we are concerned about housing affordability and food affordability, but we don’t seem to monitor farm affordability.  650 more words


Patagonia! Fashion with Responsibility!

Patagonia has been using organic cotton since 1996. Their mission statement is to “Build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.”  35 more words


Coal mining in Nordrhein Westfalen, Germany

The cycle path passed next to a freeway. But, there was something different about this freeway. There were no cars. Three lanes in each direction, and nobody there. 286 more words


Join Net Impact Minneapolis for our 2nd Annual Fundraising and Speed Networking Event

Like last year we will be combining two of your favorite things: beer and sustainability.  This year we are at Fulton Brewery and the format will be speed networking.   216 more words

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The Lettuce Plan

Some things in life just happen: volunteer squash start themselves from compost, calendula blooms freely without a care, and herbs once planted seed themselves and return to the garden every year. 935 more words

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The Largest Climate March in History

This wasn’t on my NYC Bucket List Challenge, but I just signed up to join the People’s Climate March on Sunday, September 21st.

It will be my last Sunday living in NYC and the first protest I’ve ever participated in. 45 more words


the fatberg of melbourne

In early September, Fatberg Fever gripped Melbourne, after the announcement of a Fatberg discovered by Yarra Valley Water in February.

Fatbergs are a serious problem, and one about which Stephanie, as an environmental professional, is qualified to speak. 534 more words