Top 10 Food, Farming & Eco Stories for July

August 1, 2014 Leave a comment
Top 10 Food, Farming & Eco Stories for July

Don’t miss our picks for July’s cutting-edge stories! From Next Gen Urban Farms to Small Towns standing up to Big Energy -- here they are…

 

 

 

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Published in Monthly Top Stories

Top 20 Food, Farming & Eco Headlines for June

July 1, 2014 2 comments
Top 20 Food, Farming & Eco Headlines for June

 

Who’s walking the green walk ... and who isn’t?

Discover the heroes working for a better world (and the villains who aren’t) in these cutting-edge articles from June. You'll find them all here...

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3 Vital Reasons Why You Need a Business Blog

February 10, 2014 Leave a comment
3 Vital Reasons Why You Need a Business Blog

 

Social media expert Dan Zarella said, “If you’re not blogging, you’re doing something wrong.” If that’s you, here’s why you should grow your business blog now.

 

1. Blogs are First-Stringers in the Social ...

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151 Powerful Twitter Hashtags to Grow Your Organic Farm or Food Biz Followers

January 10, 2014 2 comments
151 Powerful Twitter Hashtags to Grow Your Organic Farm or Food Biz  Followers

 

 

Today, over 645 million active Twitter users send out some 9,100 tweets every second. With these stats how can you ever hope to get your organics business noticed in the Twitter world?

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The Creeping Corporate Threat to Organics

December 27, 2013 Leave a comment
The Creeping Corporate Threat to Organics

Broadly, organic farming involves two things. First, the organic content of produce and animal feed. Second, the holistic values of organic management. Without these holistic values, organic farmers say, the emperor has no ...

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Malawi, Africa: The 10-Day Rising of an Earthship Eco-Center

November 23, 2013 Leave a comment
Malawi, Africa: The 10-Day Rising of an Earthship Eco-Center

As Earthship volunteers, we came from around the world. As Mzimba District villagers, they came from the most rural part of Malawi. We gathered together to build an eco-center for 38 villages and 5,000 people. ...

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Published in Earth in Transition

7 Easy Steps to a GreenBiz Blog Plan that Rocks!

August 27, 2013 2 comments
7 Easy Steps to a GreenBiz Blog Plan that Rocks!

Starting a blog for your green business? Already have one that’s not working for you? Discover what your blog needs for you to get the results you want.

Your Blog Plan: A small package packed ...

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Is Social Media Madness Driving You Crazy?

August 2, 2013 2 comments
Is Social Media Madness Driving You Crazy?

Many green businesses jump onto the social media bandwagon without thought. They're making a big mistake.

As Seth Godin notes, “Networking is always important when it’s real, but it’s a useless distraction when it’s fake.”

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Why Ben & Jerry’s Gets a GreenBiz “F” in the Holy Land

June 28, 2013 Leave a comment
Why Ben & Jerry’s Gets a GreenBiz “F” in the Holy Land

For the most part, Ben & Jerry’s lives up to its sustainable business goals.

On a number of issues – from Occupy Wall Street, to sustainable farming practices, Fair Trade, fair wages and ...

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EARTHSHIPS: Sustainable Pockets of Freedom for Everyone

June 5, 2013 Leave a comment
EARTHSHIPS: Sustainable Pockets of Freedom for Everyone

We need to evolve self-sufficient living units that are their own systems…. We are now in need of Earthships – independent vessels – to sail on the seas of tomorrow.

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