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Jun 12, 2018

A new generation of Indian farmers rejects industrial food production Katherine Martinko feistyredhair June 6, 2018 © Amrita Bhoomi/Facebook (used with permission) Supported by the Amrita Bhoomi Agroecology Centre, young farmers are experimenting with natural farming methods, while saving money and …

Jun 7, 2018

Green Tech expands, turning trash into fertilizer IN ALL NEWS / BY: ESTHER DURAND ON JUNE 7, 2018 AT 7:38 AM / Abigail O’Neal high fives a resident at the launch of a major recycling project in Road Town on Wednesday. Looking …

Jun 6, 2018

Could Zero-Waste Restaurants Be The Future Of Fine Dining? Emma Loewembg Sustainability Editor Photo: Nicholas Calcott May 24, 2018 — 9:40 AM In a cavernous room that could have been extracted from an otherworldly painting, three chefs describe their dining …

Jun 4, 2018

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/pesticides-helped-bring-modern-farming-to-india-one-tiny-state-is-leading-the-charge-to-ban-them/2018/05/29/95c7e594-3da6-11e8-955b-7d2e19b79966_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.8501dcca410a

May 25, 2018

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/may/23/hitting-toughest-climate-target-will-save-world-30tn-in-damages-analysis-shows

May 24, 2018

https://wle.cgiar.org/thrive/2017/08/21/power-rubbish-making-money-waste  

Apr 5, 2018

An international environmental group suggests that reducing Canada’s colossal food waste would be a smart business move and good for the environment. – Bob Weber, The Canadian Press https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2018/04/03/canadians-are-among-the-heaviest-wasters-of-food-on-the-planet-report-finds.html

Mar 27, 2018

https://www.wastedive.com/news/massrecycle-2018-municipalities-should-brace-for-more-expensive-recycling/520011/

Mar 12, 2018

We recommend viewing this documentary that aired recently on The Passionate Eye! Anthony Bourdain, and other celebrity chefs, help solve the problem of food waste as one-third of all food grown for human consumption ends up in the garbage. http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1164399683579

Dive Brief: The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) has released a new report that estimates more than 256 million metrics tons of organic waste is generated in North America each year. Approximately 75 million metrics tons are processed via composting or anaerobic …