New Economy

Plastic Fast

  They do have a place in the modern world but just as lead poisoned the Romans, plastics, of all kinds, are toxic to every living thing. Widespread for less than 50 years, we toss over 30 million TONS of plastic waste, including bags, bottles and packaging for food into the ground each year. Made […] Find out more

Ecovestment

In most cases, corporate by-laws include a mandate requiring businesses of all types to maximize profit but boardrooms also have the choice between socially and environmentally responsible investments and the status quo. As an alternative to most current but unsustainable practices, professionals say that green investing does offer consumers a means to vote for change. […] Find out more

Economic Sustainability

Sustainability is a hot topic these days but one which may be little understood. While the green movement is helping raise awareness of natural systems, politicians, and the corporate world, have yet to truly accept the critical notion of what Wendell Berry calls the real economy. Long-term environmental protection, perhaps even the survival of life […] Find out more

Plant Trees!

Trees! are the largest and longest living organisms on Earth. Trees replenish a critical renewable resource and may be the most natural and cost effective way to mitigate global warming, while making oxygen and purifying ground water. Listen in to find out more about the many benefits of trees and how you can get involved […] Find out more

Grow Beds

Widespread dependency on industrial, petroleum-based agriculture creates major impact on ecosystems and the climate. Einstein said ‘The plant world can provide most everything we need.’  If you believe food is our best medicine and are concerned with skyrocketing costs and the impacts of industrial food, you may find yourself in good company with others looking […] Find out more