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Are You Up For A Challenge? November Is Vegan Month

Are you feeling up to a challenge? World Vegan Day is November 1st, but the entire month is also dedicated …

Kiss The Ground Delivers Critical Message For Solving Climate Crisis

Climate change is the most significant problem in our time. Every day we hear dire warnings about the state of …

Striving For Access to Nutritious, Locally Grown Food For All

Growing up in Jamaica, Jacqueline Dwyer and Noel Livingston remember eating like kings and queens. The warm climate allowed them …

Is Outdoor Education Here To Stay?

The lazy days of summer are behind us, and many kids worldwide are back in school, but education looks nothing …

Lufa Farms Builds World’s Biggest Rooftop Greenhouse In Montreal

There’s a movement sweeping across the globe that has people looking for fresh, local, and nutritious food that’s sustainably grown. …

The Need to GROW: Free Viewing For A Limited Time

Do you ever feel anxious about climate change and the state of environmental and human health? I sure do; it’s …

Canada’s Sunflower Business Booms With Crop In Full Bloom

When so many businesses are failing due to extraordinary and unforeseen circumstances, it’s nice to learn about industries that are …

Support Sustainable Farmers And Businesses With The ROC Label

There’s a new label many people will be looking for whether they’re shopping for food, clothing, or personal care products, …

Suspicious Seed Packets Turning Up In North American Mailboxes

Suspicious seeds are turning up in mailboxes across North America, and officials in Canada and U.S. are begging people not …

Turning To Regenerative Agriculture To Improve Food, Farming, And Human Health

In my work as an agriculture consultant, I make the argument all the time that the way we are growing …

How A Global Pandemic Is Impacting The Environment

Isolation and social distancing are necessary for our health, and obeying these rules and recommendations is having a significant impact …

The Grow Your Own Movement Sweeping Across Cities

The coronavirus outbreak has been challenging for us all, but in a way, it’s also been inspiring. People who have …

Industry Insider: Good Deeds By Emerald Harvest

Over the last several weeks, we’ve heard of many different companies stepping up to join the battle against COVID-19. Hockey …

Gardening Brings Joy, Boosts Mental Health When We Need It Most

Whether a seasoned gardener or just beginning to learn the tricks of the trade, National Gardening Day (April 14th) is …

Study Finds Climate Change Will Expand Globe’s Agricultural Land

Living in the Canadian province of Quebec, I’ve dreamed of having a longer outdoor growing season. Like many places, our …

Research Finds CBD To Treat More Neurological Disorders

These days, it’s common to hear someone talking about suffering from pain and someone else asking them if they’ve tried …

Saving Pollinators Through The Art Of Beekeeping

It’s no secret we all need to be doing something to save the bees. Pesticide exposure and habitat destruction mean …

An Urgent Call For Action In Australia As Fires Rage On

Almost 400 scientists are making a desperate plea to politicians in Australia. They’re begging the government to rapidly reduce greenhouse …

New Cannabis Law Raises Legal Age In Quebec To 21

Quebec is rolling out new rules where cannabis is concerned, ruffling the feathers of many people in the province’s younger …

‘The Game Changers’ Sheds Light On Benefits Of Plant-Based Diets

Some nights, you can waste 45 minutes searching Netflix for something decent to watch. Others, you stumble upon a fantastic …

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