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VIDEO - TomTato Plant Makes Homemade Ketchup and Fries a Cinch
Green Lifestyle  (tags: TomTato plant, tomatoes, potatoes, grafting, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, green, health, organic )

- 7 days ago -
Dubbed the TomTato plant, it's the result of more than a decade of work. Apparently tomatoes are members of the potato family (who knew?), allowing this plant to be produced without genetic modification, but rather by grafting tomato and potato plants
Organic Food, Not Just for Hippies Anymore: How the U.S. Is Dealing With Growing Demand
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, globalwarming, green, greenliving, greenproducts, health, healthy, humans, interesting, organic, society, Sustainabililty, sustainable, world )

- 23 days ago -
An old adage says that solving a big problem requires attacking it from all sides. That is what organic industry players--large and small--are doing to overcome organic crop supply shortages in the U.S.
Identify + Encourage These Beneficial Insects
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, ecosystems, food, garden, greenliving, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 32 days ago -
Our insect allies far outnumber the insect pests in our yards and gardens. Bees, flies, and many moths help gardeners by pollinating flowers; predatory insects eat pest insects; parasitic insects lay their eggs inside pests, and the larvae that hatch...
Michelle Obama Gives School and Community Gardens a Boost
Green Lifestyle  (tags: garden, humans, healthy, goodnews, politics, children )

- 59 days ago -
The First Lady makes surprise visits to school and community gardens. I love the reactions she receives!
6 Truly Terrifying Plants You Wish Didn't Exist!   video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: plants, environment, green, humans, interesting, protection, society, travel, danger, world, children, family, garden )

- 65 days ago -
Horrifying plants in nature that kill, sting, poison and just chill in the woods looking creepy.
Where Have All the Flowers Gone?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, garden, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 87 days ago -
Gardeners can buy the Franklin tree, sometimes called America's lost camellia, in selected plant nurseries, but they won't find it in the wild. There have been no confirmed sightings in nature of the small tree with its white camellia-looking flowers...
Stop Glyphosate - EU Only Petition
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, food, garden, glyphosate, greenliving, health, protection, Roundup, Sustainabililty )

- 114 days ago -
No more weed killer in our bodies. Decline the renewal of glyphosate, a poison commonly used in pesticides like Monsanto's Roundup. Independent experts of the WHO classified it as a probable cause of cancer. We do not want this poisonous chemical...
Grow Your Own Black, Green, and Oolong Tea at Home!   video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, family, food, garden, goodnews, greenliving, health, healthy, home, humans, interesting, organic, society )

- 115 days ago -
This is a growing guide on growing your own tea leaves for making black, green, and oolong tea.
Why Are Only 1 Percent of Farms Using This Eco-Friendly Practice?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, greenliving, Sustainabililty )

- 115 days ago -
On a 30-acre orchard in Lovingston, Va., an experiment in Edenic coexistence is taking place: where commercially grown (and chemically sprayed) apples once grew, a herd of 120 goats now wanders between rows of trees, chomping on weeds and fallen apples.
Growing Jalapeno Peppers
Green Lifestyle  (tags: family, food, garden, goodnews, health, healthy, home, humans, interesting, organic, coolstuff, children, eco-friendly, greenliving, environment )

- 116 days ago -
Growing peppers is not difficult as long as you follow a few key things. Jalapeno pepper plants, like any chili pepper, start off a bit slow, so it is helpful to start to grow your plants indoors anywhere from 8-12 weeks before transferring them outside.
The Great Denmark To Become A 100% Organic Country
Green Lifestyle  (tags: denmark, organic food, organic farming, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, garden, goodnews, health, sustainable, world )

- 118 days ago -
What could be more fascinating than an entire country going 100% organic? The Danish government has announced that it will convert the entire countryâEUR(TM)s agriculture into organic and sustainable farming.
Choosing a Native Tree for Your Yard
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, garden, greenliving )

- 166 days ago -
Learn how to choose a tree that will grow well in your area.
Leave the Leaves: How Doing Less Yard Work Helps the Environment
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, garden, greenliving, interesting, recycling, Sustainabililty, world )

- 178 days ago -
Raking leaves, bagging them up, and hauling them away is standard autumnal practice, but scientists and conservationists are beginning to argue you should leave your leaves to be mulched - and risk the side-eye from your tidy-lawned neighbors.
Students Grow Extinct Squash From 800-Year-Old Seeds
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, garden, green, humans, interesting, Sustainabililty, world )

- 181 days ago -
During a dig on First Nations land in Wisconsin, archeologists found a small clay vessel of seeds. Canadian Mennonite University gave the seeds to students in Winnipeg, who planted them and successfully grew the unlikely squash. The students plan to save

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