Environment

Vegan Compost: The Soil Food WebR..

What’s the “soil food web?” And what does vegan compost have to do with it? Think of our ocean’s food chain. The phytoplankton and algae at the bottom ...

Veganic Green Manure: Amazing Fava B..

Vegan Green Manure Last week, we focused on gardening's "ripple effects"  and how, in vegan gardener Will Bonsall's words, every garden is "a unified living ...

Veganic Gardening: Organic Growing G..

For gardeners (experienced or potential), even the first week of January isn’t too soon to start thinking ahead.  And veganic gardening, Plantbased.com’s ...

Must Watch: There’s A Monster In M..

This morning, I stumbled onto a two-minute, animated Greenpeace video that perfectly captured what I hoped to communicate in yesterday’s post. Its images and ...

Ending Rainforest Exploitation: The ..

Ending Rainforest Exploitation: The Time Has Come! At age 15, I traveled to Peru to spend time with my relatives in the jungle near my mother’s birthplace. D...

McDonald’s Announces the McPlant B..

This morning, I informed my youngest son that McDonald’s just announced a vegan burger. His mouth dropped open and (after a 10-second pause) asked, “Serious...

How to Save The Ogallala

Just last week, I posted my concerns about the Ogallala Aquifer’s rapid depletion. So imagine my relief at waking up to a hopeful article on the topic from Th...

Impact Of Industry On Environment

Impact Of Industry On Environment   My family and I spent last weekend skirting between three of Colorado’s national parks, surrounded by untouched nat...

Ogallala Aquifer Depletion

Ogallala Aquifer Depletion   As we drove between Colorado’s national parks, the herds of cattle grazing peacefully in grassy fields backed by two snow-...

Three National Parks In Three Days

Three National Parks in Three Days  There are four National Parks in Colorado. Because Rocky Mountain National Park is currently experiencing unpreced...

Living on the Ledge with Three Siste..

After another frigid-but-fun night camping in Colorado’s snowy mountains, we drove down to its arid foothills. Coming up to the Mesa Verde ruins, where the An...

Cattle Ranching In The Amazon Rainfo..

Cattle Ranching In The Amazon Rainforest   I’ve been thinking a lot about cattle ranching in the Amazon Rainforest this week, but nothing quite prepare...