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How Do We Grow Hope? A Simple Recipe...

Gary Heine | Posted 07.09.2014 | Impact
Gary Heine

I remember my feelings of despair. Twelve years ago. Wondering what I could possibly do to help change the world; so much was going wrong. How could...

Celebrate Earth Day! How To Grow Healthy Food, No Matter Where You Live

Posted 04.21.2013 | Healthy Living

People celebrate Earth Day in many ways: Some clean up their local park, others work on educational efforts or even donate to their favorite environme...

The Case for Heirlooms: More than Just a Pretty Plate

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.11.2013 | Green
Maria Rodale

By guest blogger Robyn Jasko, cofounder of Grow Indie Growing heirlooms is a great way to preserve the flavor, sustainability, and legacy of the...

Start Your Own Modern Homestead

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Robyn Jasko, cofounder of Grow Indie With the rise in food costs, pesticides, and GMOs there's never been a better or more important...

Is Sustainability an Impossible Dream?

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

To live sustainably, we first need to be part of a greater, systemic transformation toward a culture that regards that as a worthy goal.

2010 Predictions: Simpler, Greener Lifestyles

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

In 2010, Americans will look for ways to save a penny or two, and with a few years of practice under their belts they'll get more thrifty. We'll see the following green trends emerge in 2010.

Fall Veggies And Greens: Plant Your Own (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Eve Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

September and October are great planting months for root veggies and leafy greens. Want to eat local? Give growing your own veggies a try this winter....

Publisher Judith Jones Sets Example Raising Grass-Fed Steaks

nytimes.com | CHRISTINE MUHLKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Three years ago, [publisher Judith Jones] started raising cattle. Now when her writers visit her summer home in northern Vermont to test recipes, they...

Fedco Seeds: The David To Monsanto's Goliath

Kerry Trueman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kerry Trueman

Seed money for start-ups may be evaporating faster than California's dwindling reservoirs, but this rocky economy's proving to be fertile ground for the seed industry.

7 Ways to Grow Your Own Food and Save Money

Sarah Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sarah Newman

Tear up your front lawn and plant a garden. In the long-term, it will be a lot cheaper than shopping at the supermarket. And you can share your harvest with your community.