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New Research Adds to the Evidence that a Plant-Based Diet is Better for the Environment
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June 1, 2018
A new research analysis adds to overwhelming evidence in favor of a plant-based diet for reducing environmental impact and climate…
school lunches
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February 20, 2017
Cutting the meat and dairy in school lunches by one-third saved one school district $42,000 and decreased its carbon footprint…
food waste ends up in landfills
July 27, 2016
We've been concentrating our food waste efforts on produce, but meat is a far bigger problem: it accounts for 21…
soil story
August 12, 2015
We've all been taking steps to reduce our carbon footprint, but what if we could erase the damage we've done…
August 14, 2013
Four reasons local food is still important, even when it's less efficient and involves more food miles.
April 5, 2012
Each week we share our favorite links from around the web. This week includes highlights from Experience Life, The Organic…
November 4, 2011
Even for you farmers market devotees and organic shoppers, imported produce probably finds a way to sneak into your diet.…
June 17, 2011
Did you know that two wheeling around the globe is as easy as participating in one (or more) countless bicycle…
May 17, 2011
Kick the summer months off by DIYing your own condiments. Make your own homemade pickle relish that tastes great and…
March 31, 2011
Plastic bags can take up to 1,000 years to degrade. Reduce your carbon footprint by stopping your plastic bag use.…