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worm castings

You Want Me to Buy Worm Poop?

It’s not really as disgusting as it sounds. Worm poop is known in the world of organic gardening as worm castings (though really, they are poop). You want to add them to your garden because they’re so naturally rich in the kind of bacteria, enzymes and water-soluble nutrients that really give plants a kick in […]

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eco-friendly bedding

Want to save energy? Cuddle up under eco-friendly bedding & blankets.

Outside, the temperatures are dropping. Inside, what do you do? Turn up the heat — or  stock up on cozy blankets and bedding, especially if they’re made from natural fibers like organic cotton, wool, and hemp? What makes these materials more environmentally friendly? Natural fibers breathe more easily than synthetic fabrics, wicking away moisture if […]

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Organic Beer Tastes Good!

If you've been waiting for organics to add some bounce to the beers you drink, wait no longer. Many micro-breweries and even some of the major beer bottlers have jumped on the environmental bandwagon, giving you lots of eco-friendly choices in pubs, restaurants, and local liquor stores (which is where I recently found an organic beer infused […]

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Dig Dirt Like Michelle Obama!

  Michelle Obama is planting an organic garden at the White House today. If the nation's first lady can dig dirt, can't you? What better way to get fresh, locally grown, organic vegetables and herbs? Plus, you can't beat the price. For a couple of dollars in seeds, you can enjoy an entire summer's worth of crops. In fact, […]

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