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6 Amazing Ways to keep your Fruits & Veggies Fresher

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Fresh produce is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Grocery shopping is important and it costs money. If you do not want to end up throwing the grocery shopping in the dustbin you need to make sure that you take steps to make sure that the fresh fruits and vegetables fresh and full of nutrition. Fresh produce can quickly deteriorate if not dealt with proper care. Creating the right storage conditions with the help of…

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Added by Emma Miah on April 20, 2019 at 7:14am — No Comments

What could you actually make with Microgreens?

Microgreens seem to be making a bigger and bigger hit on the market around the world. This isn’t shocking at all. For the benefits that you get out of them it is honestly absurd to think that someone would pass on the opportunity to enhance their health and vitality.

A number of benefits have been obtained from microgreens, for…

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Added by Sophia D. Hope on April 12, 2019 at 3:58am — 1 Comment

The Many Health Benefits And Medical Discoveries Of Garcinia Cambogia

We have heard a lot about this famous Garcinia Cambogia. We have learned about its fast paced popularity and sky rocket sales of products due to its weight loss benefits. There are other benefits to this tough. Here, we will all learn what other benefits Garcinia Cambogia has to offer and the side effects it has and the best way to use this product.

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This small pumpkin-shaped fruit native to…

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Added by Alice Thomas on March 15, 2019 at 7:30am — No Comments

Homemade Window Cleaner With Lemon & Vinegar

Many people don't like the idea of making their own cleaning detergents, because they think they can't be as effective as the cleaning products offered on the common market. Well, these people are wrong. Green cleaning solutions and products can be just as…

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Added by Jane Wilson on November 19, 2018 at 12:10pm — No Comments

3 Reasons to Buy Sustainable Food

Have you ever considered switching to a sustainable diet? Perhaps you don’t even know what it is. Let’s make it simple. Are you familiar with the effect of various foods on your organism? There’s a difference in our body’s reactions to hamburgers, on one hand, and salad on the other. Now, think about…

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Added by Tracey Clayton on September 13, 2018 at 4:41am — 1 Comment

6 Benefits of Gardening Using Greenhouse



While gardening, we believe, we are nurturing a garden but that’s actually not the truth. The truth is that gardening nurtures us. Greenery around us helps to keep us protected from the outside pollution and the toxic air which leads…

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Added by Layla Tovey on August 23, 2018 at 3:18am — 1 Comment

Power Your Home With Renewables

One of the best ways to save money on your monthly bills is to go green and invest in renewable power systems and more and more people are starting to use renewable energy and are turning away from relying on traditionally used fossil fuels. Here are some most popular systems used for residential…

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Added by Sophie Andersen on July 26, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments

Advanced Techniques Of House Foundation Repair

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House foundation repair

It's clearly an absolute necessity for you to have house foundation repair after a specific period, given that your home promises you and your relative's haven and insurance. Your home is your benefit and it's your obligation to deal with it. The foundation or basis of your home is the most imperative part as it keeps your home solid. You can contrast it and your body with the foundation of your home…

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Added by Alice Thomas on April 13, 2018 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Foundation Repair - Main Inquiry Is How Much Does It Cost?

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With regards to foundation repairs, the main inquiry is - How much does it cost?

We likewise consider our home that is in need of foundation repairs and consider how a lot of a problem it tends to be to have it repaired. The initial step is early location. Whenever there's any hint of harm you should contact a foundation repair contractual worker immediately for an assessment and repair cost estimate. Foundation issues do not leave,…

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Added by Alice Thomas on April 13, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Powering Your Farm with Green Energy

Coupled with green farming practices and energy conservation, individual farms can reduce their environmental footprint by supplementing their energy needs with renewable sources. Green energy potentials such as biomass, geothermal, hydroelectric, solar, and wind power aren’t only cost effective on the long run, but they help slow down (much disputed) global warming. With some smart investment and planning, you can cut back your farm’s dependence on fossil…

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Added by Tracey Clayton on March 22, 2018 at 3:40am — No Comments

Gardens Inspired By Nature

Biodiversity and sustainability is the great importance when designing and building gardens. The tendency among the new generations of landscapers and gardeners (or those who are not so new understand their importance) is to create natural gardens. Organizing the plants in a different way and looking for other forms of beauty. The flowers and their color, while playing an important role. Look into the deep feel the prominence to the shape, texture and color of…

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Added by Oliva Shouse on March 5, 2018 at 2:38am — No Comments

Tree Trimming or Pruning Is Important, Know All About It

Trees are a supplement to the landscaping plan. They require upkeep and great consideration as an indispensable piece of landscaping highlights. The give the landscape configuration shifting statures, incredible shading and are likewise able for additional plans, for example, fixing lights on the branches. On the off chance that you wish to keep up an…

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Added by Alice Thomas on March 3, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

On-farm Treatment Options for Wastewater

Faecal contamination of urban and peri-urban waterways is among the number one health issues in most developing countries. The problem is that in low- and middle-income areas, the population growth surpasses the rate at which wastewater and sludge processing systems are being implemented. Although the expansion of sewer systems and treatment facilities remains a top priority for municipal authorities, we are witnessing an appearance of small-scale and low-cost…

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Added by Tracey Clayton on February 24, 2018 at 12:06pm — No Comments

Getting started with growing

I had for a long time wanted to get involved and start growing some of my own foods, if nothing more it was something that was interesting and being able to create a piece of food from scratch as it were. Of course, there a few things you will need to get started and a few extras as well that I am using myself.

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It may sound stupid but if…

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Added by Dan Pollus on February 23, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments

Selecting your next garden tree

A nice homely feeling cannot be brought but it's often grown over the years of inhabitance by the family, whether it's the furniture, memories or even decor - it's all something that is made within a house, to make it your home. One must admit that the atmosphere within their house effects their daily living routines and thus creating a better lifestyle for you and your family.

When it comes to the garden, it's something that is often admired by yourself and onlookers but often…

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Added by Julien on December 19, 2017 at 10:05am — No Comments

Home Renovation Tips - Step by Step Guide to Home Renovations

With regards to speculation property remodels the inquiry I generally get asked is - "what amount of work would it be a good idea for me to do"? The response to this inquiry will change drastically relying upon every individual and their present circumstance. Is it accurate to say that you are the sort of individual that adores DIY (do it without anyone else's help) home redesigns? Do you adore inquiring about shabby redesign thoughts? Or then again does the possibility of multi month's DIY…

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Added by Alice Thomas on December 15, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments

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What are you eating on Thanksgiving?

We usually have turnips, sweet potatoes, cranberries, baked apples with cinnamon and green bean casserole....

Added by Liza Beckerman on November 20, 2017 at 5:18pm — No Comments

Tips for Living a More Eco-Oriented Lifestyle

If you are done with your old ways of polluting and wasting and are resolved to lead a more eco-friendly lifestyle from now on, you might feel overwhelmed with the scope of changes you will need to introduce. However, you have already made the most difficult step – a decision to change. Now your job is to focus on the smaller steps, and the big ones will eventually become much easier.…

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Added by Tracey Clayton on October 9, 2017 at 4:41am — No Comments

Cool Season Gardening

Cool Season Gardening

As far as I’m concerned, the longer I can grow and harvest my own food the better.  Last year I picked my last bowl of salad greens on December 14th .  My dinner that night was bittersweet…sweet because I was still eating something I grew but bitter because…

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Added by amy dugas on September 29, 2017 at 10:00am — No Comments

Everything I’ve Learned about Healthy Eating After a Month of Growing My Own Food

After spending a weekend at a friend’s farm last year, eating fresh produce that I helped harvest that same day, I pledged to do more to grow my own food. This took a back seat when I returned to my own home and make excuses for why this couldn’t work for me. Eventually, following a friend’s advice, I decided to start small. I planted potatoes and onions. Then carrots. Then cabbage. And then broad beans. Next, the chicken coop when up and we welcomed Mitzy and Norah to our family.…

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Added by Rebecca Harper on September 20, 2017 at 10:34am — No Comments

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