28 Sep '15, 9am

Three Ways to Grow Green Things at Home

Three Ways to Grow Green Things at Home

Although there have been a number of government initiatives for establishing national environmentally-friendly standards , how many of us set a standard for ourselves (aside from recycling) in terms of trying to plant things and reduce our carbon footprint by growing some of our food at home? You’ll save on transportation costs for trips to the grocery store because you’ll be growing some of your food at home. Ideally, you can also share some of your bounty with friends and neighbors, as well! Imagine it: you could grow potatoes, tomatoes, onions, squash, and basil fairly easily. Then, all you would need are some eggs and cheese, and voila: you have an omelet & hash browns, wonderful for a weekend brunch!

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