The following is an abridged version of the speech Maria Rodale delivered at the United Nations on Monday, December 8, 2014, upon receiving Auburn University's International Quality of Life Laureate Award.
by guest blogger "Coach" Mark Smallwood, Rodale Institute executive director Every day, when I get dressed, I put on something green. It's a joke a...
It was truly a gift of nature! Standing in the beautiful vines overlooking Santa Ynez Valley at Sunset.
My entrepreneurial experience began as young child. Being from a dairy farm family, children were abundant and contributed to the success of the farm business.
I am lucky to live in a temperate place where crisp green bunches of kale and chard grows in nearby fields almost all year long. I recite the names of all my local farmers as I sauté their spinach, bok choy and arugula with shitakes, Peruvian Ginger and organic soy sauce.
The largest meta-analysis to date comparing yields of organic and conventional agriculture concluded that the "yield gap" between the two is much smaller than previously claimed and for some crops, doesn't exist at all.
Being a part of the ever-growing permaculture network, Stephen is integrating the power of sustainability and herbal medicine with the magic of music festivals. Envision is the marriage of his life's loves and his love of life.
I understand raccoons need to eat too, just not my chickens. I can't argue with nature, but I can keep my pets safe. Although their suburban yard is large, they have limited space to run and hid for cover. They are trapped.
Mickey Jacob President of FAIA believes that "a radical transformation in the way we design cities is needed. Today, residents, many city dwellers are being pushed out of gentrifying neighborhoods and into the suburbs
To develop a healthy relationship with food is to feel great, both inside and out. It is your choice what you fuel your body with! It is entirely up to you!
Just because the lamb looks more like your French bulldog doesn't make it a bulldog or more important than that plant. Nature doesn't believe in animal rights. It believes in balance.
"Tell me the new nutrition secret that will blow my mind." After nearly 15 years of being asked this question, I guess it's time to provide an answer. But I'll be honest, I dread when people make this specific request.
Green beauty is so much fun! It allows us to play, create, celebrate & express ourselves in so many powerful ways.
Rather than striking a defensive or muckraking tone, as so often is the case in this genre of writing, Norwood and colleagues embrace the controversies, interpreting them as a sign of a healthy democracy struggling to deal with pressing challenges.
Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and this year I'll be cooking my bird as I usually do these days--outdoors in my kettle grill.
Scene at the gym the other day: A guy steps on the treadmill two over from mine. I'm happily jogging along so I only glance to the side briefly. Wit...