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Food Waste Coming into the Limelight –Highlights from John Oliver

The issue of food waste is not just one here in Seattle—it’s a nationwide issue that starts with the way we produce food and only becomes more of a problem as food finds its way to consumers. 924 more words


Garden Lingo Made Easy

Over the last couple of months I have taught garden classes  for both children and adults and have come to realize that garden terms I am so familiar with are foreign to many. 1,067 more words

Kristin Crouch

Zero waste cooking scorecard

Last night we had Ga Xao Xa Ot (Spicy Lemongrass Chicken) for dinner. If you saw my post from this weekend, you know that I tried to shop “zero waste.” I decided to keep track of how this affected the waste produced from cooking this meal. 312 more words

Compost bay in the Veggie Patch

Need to start planting seedlings for our next lot of crops, but don’t have any healthy soil. So I’m going to make some…
I have quite a few grass clippings,used potted soil, mulch from the chicken coop etc building up. 26 more words

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Cigarette Butt Recycling in Downtown St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – No one usually hears about cigarettes being good for anything – until Downtown STL Inc. began recycling cigarette butts for profit. 155 more words


Welcome To Our Hill City Homestead CHICKEN COOP!

Here’s How We Do It! I’m a Crazy Chicken Lady! Loooooooooove Our Chickens!

Lynchburg Va

The Journey towards Sustainability

The importance of being self sufficient seems to be highlighted more and more as each day passes. The word ‘Permaculture’ is featuring more commonly in everyday language and there is an explosion of resources for creating your off grid home. 1,163 more words