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24 TED Talks That Will Help Save the Food System

TED is a non-profit devoted to “ideas worth spreading”, and you can find literally thousands of free–inspiring and awesome–talks from experts and …

Inside the Psychology of Productivity

Burned out? Can't get it all done? The problem might be in your head.<p>You wake up with it in the morning and go to bed thinking about it at night: an ever-crushing load of emails, meetings, conference calls, and tasks that needed to get done yesterday. Family time means reading sales reports in the …

12 Herb Garden Planters That Will Let You Cling to Summer a Little Longer

All you need is a little thyme.<p>Nothing livens up a dish like fresh herbs, which is why you should always have some on hand. These 12 herb garden planters will look killer in your kitchen (or wherever you choose to display them) and keep your meals tasting fresh to death all year long.

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How Reducing Food Waste Could Ease Climate Change

Producing the food we throw away generates more greenhouse gases than most entire countries do.<p>More than a third of all of the food that's produced on our planet never reaches a table. It's either spoiled in transit or thrown out by consumers in wealthier countries, who typically buy too much and …

From urban aquaponics to fruit jerky: meet London’s green entrepreneurs

The London Leaders programme helps sustainable businesses get off the ground. Here are some of this year’s enterprises<p>On the roof of an old shopping centre in Stratford, east London, stands a shipping container. Within it, a tank the size of a hot tub is full of water and hundreds of small, edible …

The Home Farming Project - Companion Planting with Herbs

Filed in Gather Home & Garden Essential by Sonia Martinez on August 15, 2011 •<p>In previous articles I have mentioned what veggies help best by being …