Here's an interesting way to get nature to help you with your fall gardening chores. Biotal Leafmould / Leaf Compost Maker quickly turns your leaves into quality compost, faster than through a normal decomposition process. You simply put it in a normal compost bin. Here's some … [Read more...] about Faster Leaf Compost
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There is no such thing as a biodiesel conversion.Â I found that phraseÂ scrawled across the wall of the bathroom of a bohemian college coffee house.Â It wasn't hard to track down the person responsible;Â A biodiesel awareness group met there every week and I did a bit of … [Read more...] about An introduction to Biodiesel
An interesting educational opportunity is coming up for those interested in land conservation. Holistic Management International is hosting a conference in a couple weeks about healing damaged land with special land management techniques. What's this Holistic Management stuff … [Read more...] about Holistic Management Conference
Daniel Botkin, president of the Center for the Study of the Environment and professor emeritus in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology at the University of California, Santa Barbara writes about global warming on today's Wall Street Journal editorial … [Read more...] about Global warming, not the end of the world?
Flickr photo courtesy of juancnuno. I've been reading up on PZEV vehicles, ever since I saw a local advertisement for one here in Dallas. What I didn't realize until now is that you can't buy PZEV cars in most states! From the Green Car Advisor at Edmunds.com: Vehicles … [Read more...] about PZEV vehicles, and why you probably can’t get one in your state