Hydroponics, Aquaponics, a Green Combo

By Trish Elliot Backyard gardeners have used hydroponics, a system that grows plants in water, since the time of Frances Bacon. But many amateur gardeners are switching to aquaphonics, a combination of hydroponics and aquaculture, or the process of raising fish for food. Hydroponics uses recycled water and its waste to feed plants, but when […]

Do Our Plants Know That We Love Them

  Many of you may regard the notion that we can have a kind of loving relationship with our plants as a bit odd, but in many ways this is a kind of natural idea to think about. We are certainly here with them on the Earth in a kind of symbiotic union. We breathe […]

Vegetarian Diet Keeps the Environment Clean

  When speaking about the numerous ways humans can create a better earth by recycling; utilizing companies that create products, services and systems that save the environment; getting everyone from celebrities to entire countries to jump on the bandwagon and promote new gardens, wastewater management, etc., there is also a far more personal way to […]