Environmentally Conscious Living

The Irony of the American Lawn or Reasons to Naturalize

This was emailed to me by studio helper and friend Claire. As with so many of these, I don’t know the source but it is good. Conversation between God and St. Francis. GOD: Frank, you know all about gardens and nature. What in the world is going on down there on the planet? What happened

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Fracking info and action opportunities

To sign petition please click on the link below: Drillers Need To Clean Up Their Act – https://secure.earthjustice.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=1451 Drillers Need To Clean Up Their Act It’s hard to go a day without hearing something in the news about the consequences of the oil and gas drilling rush across the United States. The rush is due

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Organic Farmers Take Monsanto to Court and Lose

http://naturalsociety.com/court-of-appeals-sides-monsanto-organic-farmers/?utm_source=Natural+Society&utm_campaign=ee03d7c77e-Email+182%3A+6%2F15%2F2013&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f20e6f9c84-ee03d7c77e-323122149 Court of Appeals Sides with Monsanto Over Organic Farmers by Elizabeth Renter June 12th, 2013 Updated 06/12/2013 at 2:13 am There have been numerous cases where Monsanto’s GM seeds end up drifting into organic fields. You would think that the organic farmer, if any party, could take some action, but Monsanto is actually the

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Below  James Kelderhouse and Sandi McArthur answers the question “How would you encourage us to love and respect Mother Earth?” Changed By Life  by James Kelderhouse Trees, creeks, gardens, lakes, and bluffs, all touched by the sky are the special places I frequented often when I was a child, with a sense of wonder and

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Drugs in our Water Supply

It’s scary to think that we are ingesting anti-depressants, estrogen, testosterone, and numerous toxic prescription drugs just by drinking the water! Next time you see a drug ad on TV, ask yourself if it sounds safe enough for you, your children and wildlife to drink! Short of not drinking water, which is not an option,

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GMO’s, Pesticides in Food & Water

If we want to support the well being of the earth, we have no choice but to support organic agriculture and challenge GMO production and stores which carry Genetically Modified corn, soy beans and canola oil. If it’s not labeled “Organic,” chances are it’s GMO, especially corn, as Monsanto has a monopoly over corn seed

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Stonyfield Organic Farm Video

Check out these lovely videos from Stonyfield Organic Farm. They include a tour of their dairy with lots of time on the cows in the field, blue berry picking in Canada and a visit to Greece, introducing their new Greek Yogurt. http://iwillknowmyfood.com/#learn