Niman Ranch raises meat so naturally that even vegetarians may want a taste
January 18, 2010, 11:14 a.m. by Jeffrey Davis
When it comes to sustainable farming and humanely raising animals, Niman Ranch is at the top of its field.
Should I ditch my not-so-old, eco-unfriendly carpets for newer, eco-friendlier ones?
January 18, 2010, 6:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Matt Hickman can help you pick out the perfect shade of green for your rugs.
The great urbanization and what it means for nature: Part 1
January 12, 2010, 11:41 a.m. by Nature Conservancy
With more than 50% of humans living in cities, what might happen next? Writer Rob McDonald provides some historic context and explores the possibilities.
Watering your garden in the midday sun can burn plants
January 12, 2010, 6:18 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists have finally confirmed what gardeners have long claimed: Water droplets can burn certain plants at the wrong time of day.
Not the last straw: Homes made from straw bales make a comeback
January 11, 2010, 5:10 a.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
These homes are incredibly energy efficient, but the cost of building one may prohibit many from owning the eco-friendly abode.
Salatin snags Heinz Endowment, Person of the Year honor
January 5, 2010, 10:24 a.m. by Katy Rank Lev
Virginia farmer spreads sustainable agriculture message.
Michelle Obama on 'Iron Chef'
January 4, 2010, 5:35 p.m.
Video: Sunday's <i>Iron Chef America</i> -- starring Michelle Obama, Mario Batali, Emeril Lagasse, and Bobby Flay -- had the star chefs using vegetables from the White House garden.