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Archive for January, 2011

Beeing Gregg-The Bee Guru

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Yesterday I interviewed The Bee Guru, Gregg McMahan, a guy who knows how to save the bees. 1 out of every 3 things on your plate would not exist without bees. The bees are in peril.  And Gregg, an expert in beekeeping, bee rescue and bee education among other things, is passionately optimistic about this […]

Editorial: Trading “Passion” For Practicality

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

In  2011, will the focus of the Green movement be more practical?  Have we learned anything? I read an interesting article by Juliet Eilperin; here’s the link: http://carolynbaker.net/2010/12/23/environmental-movement-beginning-to-understand-that-all-solutions-are-local/  I think she makes some powerful points about the need to localize Green and make it more practical. While I understand the sentiments behind efforts to close […]