Towards a Greener Environment
Make the world a better place. We all want to be greener, more environmentally conscious. These are simple lists of ten—things you can do easily to make the green movement part of your busy life.
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Compost Tea for Organic Gardens
Soil quality and depth are the keys to a successful organic garden. Deep, loose, topsoil provides the space for strong roots to grow. Instead of using chemical fertilizers, gardeners can add organic materials through the wise use of compost.
A Simple Way to Make Compost Tea
Organic gardening means using alternatives to chemical fertilizers or soil supplements. Working solid compost into the soil is an excellent method for increasing beneficial microbes and nutrients for the plants. In an established garden, compost tea may be a more practical way to apply this soil supplement.
Ground Covering Plants
Homeowners who have large grounds to take care of often seek ways to reduce maintenance and also make their yards more attractive. Low growing plants may be the solution for some garden areas. Wider use of ground covers can lead to less time in routine yard chores and create a beautiful expanse of growing plants.
Wind Mill Turbines
10 Benefits of Wind Energy Industries
Wind power is blowing through the country. Geographical wind maps show that some regions happen to have stronger than average winds. These areas are the best suited for the development of wind as an alternative energy source. Landowners, farmers, and rural communities are watching their communities be transformed... Read More
10 Benefits of an Electric Car
Electric cars are the wave of the future. As Electric Vehicles (EV) become more popular, the technology is improving, the price is going down, and the infrastructure for plug-in stations is expanding. People choose EVs for many reasons, from environmental to financial. Want to avoid the gas station? Take a look at the benefits that EVs provide.... Read More
Organic Lawn Care
10 Simple Steps to a Natural Green Lawn
Natural gardening and lawn care begins at home. Organic lawn care helps grow a lush, green grass in a way that is healthy for plants, pets, and people. This approach is Earth-friendly and uses no harsh commercial pesticides, herbicides, or chemical fertilizers.... Read More
10 Reasons to Recycle Used Paper
Many people throw their old newspapers and junk mail into a recycling bin without really knowing why. There are many environmental benefits of paper recycling. By recycling your used paper materials you can support the environmental movement—save energy and landfill space, conserve natural resources, and help to prevent.... Read More
Conserve Natural Resources
10 Simple Ways to Save Energy at Home
Energy-efficient and greener homes are in demand
these days. Some smart choices and simple changes
of habit can save both energy and resources even in
older homes or apartments....