Springtime has sprung – soon flowers will be blooming and vegetables will be sprouting. Maybe your garden needs a little jumpstart, but there’s no need to flood the soil with artificial chemicals. Jobe’s produces a line of 100% organic fertilizers that deliver fast and effective results.
If you need to use disposable dinnerware for a party or BBQ, please skip the plastic and styrofoam. Leafware biodegradable plates and bowls are a stylish and environmentally friendly alternative, made entirely from natural palm leaves.
The kitchen is the heart of a modern home, so we’ve selected some of the best environmentally friendly kitchen- and food-related gift ideas. Read on for some holiday inspiration.
We recently discovered a couple great options for indoor composting, perfect for kitchen use. Effective composting needs to be convenient enough to make it practical, and having a small indoor composting bin in addition to an outdoor compost pile or container is a great solution.
Leaf piles from autumn trees make perfect raw material for your compost bin. But to make sure all that organic matter is composting properly, it’s crucial maintain the right temperature and air circulation – so a simple compost thermometer and turner can make all the difference.
Want to start composting your organic waste, but not sure where to begin? Or maybe you’re looking for some tips to improve your home or indoor composting routine? The folks over at Earth911 have published a handy guide to home composting, full of simple tips and explanations.