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Discussing All Things Sustainble

The Shift to Solar

Minnesotans have new incentives to invest in renewable energy as a result of this year’s legislative session. An omnibus energy bill passed last month sets the stage for an expansion … Continue reading

June 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Urban Farming Episode Recap

Last weekend Dale brought on guests Russ Henry and Jane Shey from Giving Tree Gardens and Home Grown Minnesota to discuss Urban Farming here in Minneapolis. In case you missed … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Foodscaping Downtown Mpls

Green Rock Apartments is growing veggies in the median! A long narrow space between parking lots at our downtown Minneapolis location on Washington Ave is now home to all sorts … Continue reading

June 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Travel for Tomorrow: Eco-Friendly Tourism and Making Changes in the Hotel Industry

By Sam Marquit, independent ‘green’ contractor and co-author of Fair Marquit Value It’s not every day that you see a hotel using solar panels and trying to do something different … Continue reading

June 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Minnneapolis Energy Options – an alternative to Xcel Energy?

Did you catch last week’s show? If not, listen to it here! Our guests Louis Alemayehu and Dylan Kesti shared their vision for Minneapolis Energy Options (MEO) – a coalition … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

March Against Monsanto

What do you know about Monsanto? If you go to the company’s website you will read that it is “a sustainable agriculture company…dedicated to farmers.” But anyone concerned about the … Continue reading

May 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Vanishing of the Bees

Drastic declines in honeybee populations first made headlines in 2006. Since then scientists have been hard at work to make sense of “Colony Collapse Disorder” (CCD) as it is called, … Continue reading

May 14, 2013 · Leave a comment