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Start Preventing Food Waste in Your Home Today

In 2010, around one-third of the food produced in the United States was not consumed, and ended up being wasted. That is a troubling statistic, and represents a food waste crisis that if left ignored …

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Feeling Overwhelmed By Your CSA Share? Help Is Here!

We've been part of a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) for many years now. Although I love both the wonderful food we get and the fact that we're helping to support a local farm, I also know how i…

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Eat Local, Even in Winter

Winter is here, and many people have had to deal with the harsh reality that their local farmers’ market has closed for the season. Is it really possible to eat locally even in the winter? That dep…

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Big Organic Garden Delivers Georgia’s Best Fruits & Veggies

How I wish every city had a fresh, local, and in-season produce delivery service! Maybe once the word of Big Organic Garden in Georgia spreads we’ll all be happily awaiting our own fruit and veggie de…

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Why Aren’t We Eating Ugly Produce?

You know that food waste is bad for the planet and for your wallet, but one of the major causes of waste in our food system is something you might not expect. Yes, we waste a lot of food by tossing…

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Sustainable Road Trips: Green Diva Style

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Paul) anytime Podcast here! We had a remarkably good time this week, especially since our feature interview was with our favorite Gree…

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Stand Up For Agriculture

Today is National Ag Day in the United States. The pinnacle of National Ag Week. The yearly opportunity to "build awareness for--and appreciation of--the role of agriculture in our everyday lives,…

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Bring the Farm to the School

As the school year gets underway, many parents are no doubt dreading the usual barrage of requests to sell fundraising items for their child’s school, most of which are neither healthy, environmentall…

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8 Ways to Eat Green by Slashing Your Grocery Bill

By Blythe Copland, Planet Green If you've been hesitant to start buying organic food because it just plain costs more than regular, we understand—but we also think it's worth spending a littl…

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5 Tips for CSA Cooking

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs are getting more and more common. Rather than head to the grocery store for your weekly produce fix, you sign on to support a local farmer for the s…

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