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Food is a central part of life and the health of the planet. An estimated 10% of greenhouse gas emissions are caused by agriculture. Much research still needs to be done on energy, soil and water conservation measures that can help both the planet and farmers.

With an exponential population growth, we should also consider the sustainability of our diet, including what type of farming and what types of food are most sustainable. Additionally, we’ll also look at tech innovations for feeding a growing population.

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The Most Sustainable Diet for the Planet? Here’s What to Know About Flexitarian Diets

Apr 16, 2021 - Jane Marsh

An influx of environmental documentaries on streaming sites has society considering solutions. Utilizing green forms…

The Carbon Footprint of Meat: How Does Meat Affect the Environment?

Apr 9, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Diet is one of the main contributing factors to your carbon footprint. In America, we…

What Impact Does Veganism Have on the Environment?

Apr 7, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Over the past few years, veganism and the environment appeared in conjunction on the news…

The Negative Effects of Climate Change on Agriculture

Mar 8, 2021 - Jane Marsh

One of the sectors of the economy people rely on most is agriculture. People in…

Sustainable Food Practices

Feb 26, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Do you ever stop to think about where your food comes from? Most produce and…

6 Sustainable Food Choices You Can Make Today

Feb 15, 2021 - Jane Marsh

It’s easy to feel a little overwhelmed when you look into climate change. How can…

7 Benefits of Organic Farming on the Environment

Feb 1, 2021 - Jane Marsh

When you go to the produce section at a store, you see signs for organic…

The Benefits of Composting and How To Get Started

Jan 29, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Composting is the natural process of recycling organic matter like plants and food scraps. This…

5 Environmental Benefits of Vegetarianism

Jan 15, 2021 - Jane Marsh

The new year is right around the corner and, if you’re looking to lose a…

How Vegetarianism Helps the Environment

Dec 23, 2020 - Jane Marsh

From chicken to pork to beef, Americans — and humans as a whole — have…

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Are Hydroponics Healthy Compared to Regular Crops?

Sep 9, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Hydroponically grown lettuce has claimed a spot next to the organic variety in the grocery…

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Aeroponics vs. Hydroponics: Is One Better for the Planet?

Sep 7, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Hydroponics and aeroponics are both examples of soil-less growing methods and require cultivating crops in…