General Mills boosts eco-friendly grain Kernza – The Denver Post

By Steve Karnowski, The Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS — A sweet, nutty-tasting new grain called Kernza is getting a big boost from food giant General Mills, which is intrigued by the potentially big environmental benefits of the drought-resistant crop with long roots that doesn’t need to be replanted every year. General Mills on Tuesday announced partnerships with […]

Couple raffling off eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador – ABC News – ABC News

One environmentally conscious couple is giving away the prize of not just a new home, but a new lifestyle. Rebecca Greenshields and her husband are raffling off an eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador, along with $ 10,000 to assist the winners with airfare, visas and other expenses. “You are not just winning a prize,” Greenshields told […]

Piscataway-based eco-friendly clothing brand seeks to inspire – MyCentralJersey.com

CLOSE Rutgers University’s Richard Riman has co-invented energy-efficient technology that could help limit climate change. VIDEO COURTESY OF RUTGERS UNIVERSITY Jason Rivera of Piscataway has turned a personal motto of living life to its fullest into an inspirational, eco-friendly clothing brand. Sales of his clothing also benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.(Photo: ~Courtesy of Jason […]

Couple raffling off eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador – ABC News

One environmentally conscious couple is giving away the prize of not just a new home, but a new lifestyle. Rebecca Greenshields and her husband are raffling off an eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador, along with $ 10,000 to assist the winners with airfare, visas and other expenses. “You are not just winning a prize,” Greenshields told […]

General Mills boosts eco-friendly grain Kernza – The Denver Post

By Steve Karnowski, The Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS — A sweet, nutty-tasting new grain called Kernza is getting a big boost from food giant General Mills, which is intrigued by the potentially big environmental benefits of the drought-resistant crop with long roots that doesn’t need to be replanted every year. General Mills on Tuesday announced partnerships with […]

Can these kids' clothes change the world? – Asbury Park Press

CLOSE Hollywood’s biggest fashion night includes looks by Isabelle Huppert, Emma Stone, Scarlett Johansson and Naomie Harris. (Feb. 27) AP Art & Eden uses organic and recycled materials, low-impact dyes and recycled packaging for its clothing lines.(Photo: Courtesy of Art & Eden) CLOSE Local stylist Natalie Washuta gives us a look inside her closet. Liz […]

Eco-friendly, fair trade clothes that help kids – Asbury Park Press – Asbury Park Press

CLOSE Hollywood’s biggest fashion night includes looks by Isabelle Huppert, Emma Stone, Scarlett Johansson and Naomie Harris. (Feb. 27) AP Art & Eden uses organic and recycled materials, low-impact dyes and recycled packaging for its clothing lines.(Photo: Courtesy of Art & Eden) CLOSE Local stylist Natalie Washuta gives us a look inside her closet. Liz […]

Mother who quit the corporate world to turn her entire life – from her son's birthday parties to her wardrobe – eco … – Daily Mail

Carrie Cort, 51, from Sussex left job running video communication company Says her family is happier than ever since embracing new way of life Wears her clothes until they have holes and then upcycles them  Grows own food and avoids processed and packaged goods   By Siofra Brennan For Mailonline Published: 05:18 EST, 10 March […]

How families can go green together – The Sun Chronicle

Interest in eco-friendly lifestyles has long since spread beyond environmentalists and activists and has become a goal for people from all walks of life. Going green can even be done as a family. Families have multiple incentives to embrace an eco-friendly lifestyle. Going green can protect the planet for younger members of the family who […]