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How To Bring Back Butterflies: Make Vineyards Sustainable
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pesticides, environment, green, food, good news, vineyards, Monarch Butterflies, protection, eco-friendly, organic, health, interesting, humans, garden, world )

Carrie
- 23 hours ago - modernfarmer.com
Butterfly numbers have taken a disastrous plummet in recent years. But a new study finds that lower pesticide use in vineyards leads to hugely increased numbers of everyone's favorite insect.
This Wind Turbine Has No Blades âEUR" and ThatâEUR(TM)s Why ItâEUR(TM)s Better
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, greenproducts, green, technology, energy )

Cal
- 3 days ago - grist.org
What do you get if you take the blades off a wind turbine? A better wind turbine.
The U.S. Could Get a Third of Its Electricity From Wind Power SoonâEUR"And Save Billions of Gallons of Water
Green Lifestyle  (tags: wind power, saving water, eneergy, environment, energy, green, sustainable, technology )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - takepart.com
A new report details the health and environmental benefits of ramping up wind energy.
As Chipotle Goes GMO-Free, Monsanto's Worst Fear Is Coming True
Green Lifestyle  (tags: GMO's, corporate, eco-friendly, food, consumers, green, sustainable, Sustainabililty, health, healthy )

Cal
- 6 days ago - theecologist.org
ts decision to go GMO-free will ultimately compel all America's consumer-facing food brands to follow suit - because that's what their customers want.
Why You Should Hard-Cook Lots of Eggs and Soak Them in Soy Sauce
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Recipe, Shoyu Tamago, Soy Sauce, Eggs, Delicious )

Brian
- 6 days ago - slate.com
This recipe goes out to all those times that youâEUR(TM)ve stooped at the open fridge door, hoping for a respectable dinner to show itself.
Greening-Resistant GMO Oranges Come One Step Closer To Market. Here's Why You Should Care.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Oranges, Citrus Greening, Devastating Crops, GMO Oranges, Spinach Gene, Greening Resistant, Huffington Post )

Brian
- 8 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
This project addresses a concrete consumer problem: the possible death of the citrus industry. The source of the genes being spliced into the tree ...spinach...is such a known quantity.
How Much Energy Does The Internet Use?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Internet, Energy Consumption, Efficiency )

Brian
- 10 days ago - richarddawkins.net
The internet uses a lot of energy! But people have come up with ways to make it more efficient
Are Medicinal Mushrooms the New Kale?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Medicinal Mushrooms, Marketing, Properties, Health )

Brian
- 14 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Like kale and Brussels sprouts before it, it may be time for the mushroomâEUR(TM)s moment in the spotlight.
Easy to Make - Mosquito Repellent
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Mosquito Repellent, Non-Toxic, Recipe, Summertime )

Brian
- 16 days ago - sciencedump.com
It's almost summer and mosquitos are everywhere. Make your own mosquito repellent, it works and it's not toxic.
Tell the US Government: The Only Way to Get Serious About Protecting the Butterflies Is to Go After Monsanto. (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: monsanto, butterflies, pesticides )

Krista Aw
- 64 days ago - action.sumofus.org
The beautiful monarch butterfly, native to North America, is dying. Across the continent, monarchs have lost an alarming 90% of their population in just 20 years. Monsanto is starving these majestic butterflies to death. Demand a ban on the pesticides!
 
 
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