August 20th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
Have you seen a Little Free Library? These simple boxes on posts contain a relatively radical idea: books aren’t just possessions, but objects meant to be shared. It’s caught on: according to the concept’s official website, there are now over 30,000 Little Free Libraries around the world
August 17th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
Artist Sam Van Aken uses grafting techniques to create his Tree of 40 Fruit. It's a stone fruit tree that produces different fruits all summer
July 6th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
A new interactive vegetable garden planner takes a lot of the guesswork out of garden planning. For free! Here's how it works
July 1st, 2015 | by Andrea Bertoli
After learning about our broken food system, it's often easier to make smarter food decisions, which can then connect to other areas and build a more sustainable lifestyle
June 11th, 2015 | by Jennifer Kaplan
7 Hours Left To Help This Awesome Oakland, CA Coffee Kickstarter about "Good Jobs, Great Coffee"
June 5th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
Organic farming in Cuba is the norm by default. Now that U.S.-Cuban relations are improving, what will the future of Cuba's food production look like
May 16th, 2015 | by Jill Ettinger
Even before the California drought was threatening food security for basically every American, almond milk drinkers were being singled out. No longer could California's Millennials sip their almond milk lattes in peace, they were now pariahs, wastefully sloshing around a few almonds in a whole lot of water for an over-priced latte they probably had to stand in line a half an hour to get. What a way to spend a Saturday. Mother Jones’ Tom Philpott lovingly scolded almond milk drinkers last year for partaking in “an abuse of a great foodstuff,” he wrote, noting that a protein-packed almond gets quite diluted in a jug of almond milk (which is mostly water)—a fool’s gold, of sorts
May 1st, 2015 | by Cait Scott
Honey by the People is a small-scale beekeeping operation in Hood River, Oregon. What began as an extension of my garden has grown into my passion project
April 28th, 2015 | by Mary Gerush
A creative soul has managed to compile most of the info required for growing vegetables into one easy-to-read picture — maybe the only guide you need!
April 24th, 2015 | by Mary Gerush
Want a verdant, fruitful spring vegetable garden? It's time to plant now! Learn how to sow seeds and transplant seedlings. One. Two. Three. Grow!