10 Reasons to Switch to Cloth Diapers

May 3, 2018 at 8:32 pm




Disposable diapers are one of the biggest source of pollution and wasted resources on the planet, and are harming babies’ health… even the “eco-friendly” ones

It’s Time for the U.S. to Ban Bee-Killing Insecticides

May 2, 2018 at 11:21 pm




Live Free or Die” star Tony Troia inspects the health of his bees at his forest garden in the North Carolina mountains.

EU Bans ALL Bee-Harming Pesticides

May 1, 2018 at 3:37 pm




The world’s most widely used insecticides will be banned across Europe within six months to prevent ecological “armageddon”

Trees Have a “Heartbeat,” Scientists Discover

April 29, 2018 at 1:22 pm





‍‌Researchers discover trees have a “heartbeat,” it’s just so slow we’ve never noticed before

10 Best Companies for Organic, Heirloom Seeds

April 28, 2018 at 12:39 pm




Steer clear of Monsanto-owned garden seeds and support companies doing the most good for the planet

If you buy seeds that aren’t organic, open pollinated or heirlooms, you are most likely buying from a Monsanto-owned company called Seminis.

Study: Microplastics Found in 90 Percent of Bottled Water

April 27, 2018 at 1:56 am




Bottled water contains twice as many microplastics as tap water, new study finds

Why You Should Plant Flowers in Your Vegetable Garden

April 25, 2018 at 8:46 pm




Flowers attract beneficial insects and birds, which control pests and pollinate crops.

Open the Windows! Fresh Air Makes You Smarter

April 22, 2018 at 4:02 pm




Harvard study finds doubling the amount of outdoor air in office buildings doubles workers’ cognitive test scores


Ever have a hard time concentrating, focusing or being productive at the office? A recent Harvard study suggests it could be because you’re not getting enough fresh air.

Hawks More Effective than Poison for Rodent Control, Study Finds

April 21, 2018 at 4:02 pm





Rat poison kills large mammals, including endangered species. Study finds hawks are more effective and environmentally friendly.

“Wildcraft” Board Game Teaches Kids about Wild Edibles

April 19, 2018 at 6:53 pm




Cooperative, eco-friendly board game teaches children to identify edible and medicinal herbs.

 

Wildcraft gets the video game generation out into the great outdoors, while helping children identify edible and medicinal herbs.