User: irge304 Topic: Urban Waste
Category: Waste Management :: Composting
Last updated: Apr 26 2017 23:52 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Can urban farming combat food waste? Chatting with the founders of Alma Backyard Farms 26.4.2017 L.A. Times - Food & Dining
Sometimes combatting food waste is as simple as rethinking community and looking at your own backyard.
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Go inside One Gun Ranch, a gorgeous Malibu oasis where alpacas roam free 25.4.2017 LA Times: Commentary
Alice Bamford and Ann Eysenring's new book details their life on their 20 acre biodynamic farm in Malibu, One Gun Ranch.
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Start placing bins at 1.5 m distance to boost recycling 23.4.2017 New Kerala: World News
Start placing bins at 1.5 m distance to boost recycling
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A few classic pieces of Alex Jones's performance art 18.4.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
A few classic pieces of Alex Jones's performance art
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Fun facts and scenes from the White House Easter Egg Roll and Tax Return Hunt 18.4.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Fun facts and scenes from the White House Easter Egg Roll and Tax Return Hunt
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Compost company Cedar Grove happy with win in odor lawsuit 17.4.2017 AP Washington
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) -- A compost company says it's relieved to have won a lawsuit over odors that might have emanated from its plant in Everett....
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Christina Tosi is planning to open two more locations of Milk Bar in Washington 14.4.2017 Washington Post
Christina Tosi is planning to open two more locations of Milk Bar in Washington
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Punch List: The Colorado garden clean up continues in the week of April 15 14.4.2017 Denver Post: Local
Sharpen your mower blades, fill up the gas, plug in the electric mower, or dust off the push mower, it’s time to cut the grass when it’s more than 3-inches tall.
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9 secrets to container gardening 13.4.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Pots make gardening seem easy, but there's still plenty that can go wrong. Certified organic grower Tom Yost shares his nine tips for planting in pots this spring.

1. New soil

After a year or two of housing flowers or vegetables, the soil in your container garden will be depleted of the nutrients...

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Sean Spicer would like to clarify his clarification 12.4.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Sean Spicer would like to clarify his clarification
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Inviting the Easter Bunny to the Seder: Passover and Easter recipes 10.4.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

A new family comes together, and the traditions get braided together. Writer Yotam Ottolenghi shares two recipes: one steeped in Easter tradition, the other in Passover.
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The Last Filibuster 8.4.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
The Last Filibuster
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Yes, it’s possible to grow potatoes in a garbage can. Here’s how. 5.4.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

Your spuds might not be award-winners, but growing them will be fun for the whole family.
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Every story I have read about Trump supporters in the past week 5.4.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Every story I have read about Trump supporters in the past week
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We have a winner! The quintessential quote of the Trump administration … so far 4.4.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
We have a winner! The quintessential quote of the Trump administration … so far
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Traditional composting isn't the only means of converting organic waste into energy 31.3.2017 Steamboat Pilot
An inquisitive crowd attended the recent Yampa Valley Sustainability Council Talking Green program on anaerobic digestion to learn how organic waste can be turned into energy and fuel using methods from do-it-yourself projects to industrial-scale equipment that could transform consumer waste at a large ski area. The difference between household composting and anaerobic digestion is that the former relies on oxygen, while anaerobic digestion is a process where microorganisms break down biodegradable materials in the absence of oxygen. Alex King, an intern at Innovative Ag Colorado in Steamboat Springs, displayed his build-your-own anaerobic digester made from a model found on the open resource website Solarcities.eu . King, a native of Steamboat Springs, said his eventual goal is to use home food waste that will basically ferment into fuel within his closed container to produce enough methane to replace some of the propane used to power his backyard grill. “This is a great technique because it’s simple ...
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Mike Pence and the temptresses 31.3.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Mike Pence and the temptresses
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The key to growing healthy plants: Stay off the soil 30.3.2017 Washington Post
The key to growing healthy plants: Stay off the soil
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What I assume President Trump knows about Susan B. Anthony 30.3.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
What I assume President Trump knows about Susan B. Anthony
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Other generational colors besides 'Millennial Pink' 29.3.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Other generational colors besides 'Millennial Pink'
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