Sustainability

World Water Day – take action

by mo on March 22, 2010

In honor of World Water Day,  I offer a few ideas of what I am doing. Nothing earth shattering, but I feel I am trying to do my part. Avoid plastic. Beyond using reusable shopping bags at the grocery, stop and consider how much pre-packaged food comes in plastic. This is difficult to cut down […]

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Urban aquaculture takes off in Milwaukee

by mo on February 5, 2010

With all the bad new of late about the potential fate of the Great Lakes, it is heartening to know that Sweet Water Organics is about to get their much awaited fish to market this weekend. One year into operation, this urban fish and vegetable farm has produced 3,000 perch (three fish to a pound) […]

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