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The Case for Invasive Species

Bill Chameides | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Bill Chameides

Can we win the war against invasive species? Should we even fight it?

Kudzu Café

KC Reedy | Posted 07.24.2013 | Fifty
KC Reedy

The calendar on the wall near the front door said it was late May. The kudzu on the mountain behind the café was as thick and as luxurious as could ...

Kudzu-Eating Stinkbug Threatens Major Crop

Posted 04.16.2013 | Green

From Megan Gannon, LiveScience News Editor: Pesky vines of kudzu native to Asia have crept throughout the southeastern United States in recent deca...

What To Do With Invasive Species?

Daniel Klein | Posted 04.03.2012 | Food
Daniel Klein

If you havent heard, invasive species are huge these days: both in the consciousness of sustainable food fans, and in the way they are ruining everything we've come to love.

PHOTOS: A Look At Invasive Species Threatening North America

The Huffington Post | Ashley Smith | Posted 01.25.2012 | Green

With the advent of globalization, people sometimes forget that it is often best for animal and plant species to remain in their original habitats. ...

'The Plant That Ate The South' Has Met Its Match

AP | ALLEN G. BREED | Posted 12.17.2011 | Green

BLACKVILLE, S.C. — Kudzu – the "plant that ate the South" – has finally met a pest that's just as voracious. Trouble is, the so-call...

2011 Has Started - Isn't It Time to Get Organized?

Tom Alderman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Alderman

You've probably got it. I certainly do. Most of us have one. It is that kitchen drawer, closet, basement, attic or crawl space, where you'll find eve...

Harvesting Confidence

Scott Schwenk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Scott Schwenk

Why does confidence seem so easy for some and yet so completely elusive for others? Are the people we see as confident truly standing deep and firm in their own boots?

Those Pesky Ballot Propositions - Is This Any Way to Run a Country?

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Alderman

Deciding whether to 'increase the "rainy day" budget stabilization fund' in a state with the seventh largest economy in the world like California, requires a little more, uh, attention.

Hoosiers Vs. Kudzu: Indiana Strikes Back Against "Leafy Invader"

AP | RICK CALLAHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

INDIANAPOLIS — A fast-growing vine that's left parts of Indiana beneath tangles of greenery is coming under assault as the state ramps up its ef...

5 Things You Didn't Know Were Biofuels

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When talk turns to biofuels, it often soon turns to food shortages next. Biofuel doesn't have to be made from food staple crops, though. Here are fi...

Biofuel Feedstocks Latest Candidate: Kudzu

Treehugger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

yes, all of those vines are kudzu. photo via flickr Our colleagues over at Discovery News have brought attention to a new report that an invasive ...