Spring has sprung! And that means that you wonâ€™t have to buy veggies that were grown thousands of miles of away anymore. (At least for a few months, that is)â€¦.Yes, thatâ€™s right, itâ€™s time to check out you local farmerâ€™s market and support local farmers! In our … [Read more...] about Time to Shop at Your Local Farmerâ€™s/Grower’s Market
Talk about a niche market! GreenKarat is an on-line store that sells eco-friendly jewelry made from recylced gold and diamonds. I wish I had known about these guys a couple years ago when I got hitched. Of course, my ring was pretty damn cheap and only "plated" gold. Ok, … [Read more...] about Getting Married? Check Out an Eco-Friendly Recycled Gold Ring!
I just came across this great article that profiles four kinds of careers that focus on helping the environment. If youâ€™ve got a young friend or a teenage daughter or son who is interested in working to protect the environment, these real-life examples of practical … [Read more...] about Portraits of Practical Environmentalists
The University of Alberta (Canada that is. Our northern neighbor. You know, Rush, beer, hockey. Never heard of it? Got an atlas? Ok, go north of Idaho. Ok, there it is. Got it? Good...) recently performed a study on composting cow manure and got some interesting results. … [Read more...] about Got Dung?
Mad Show is for folks who are: "after quality clothing, beauty products, food or drink, a holiday or something special for the home or garden... "Mad" stands for "Make a Difference" - and all products promoted by Mad* are from organic, fairtrade or sustainable resources. So you … [Read more...] about Mad Show’s Eco Events