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OTTAWA, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - For the 18(th) year in a row, IKEA co-workers will join Tree Canada today to plant and maintain trees and shrubs in local communities surrounding IKEA Canada's 12
NEW YORK, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Spinal Association and disability advocates from its national chapter
The new Espoma community feature allows users to connect and share advice. (PRWEB) May 14, 2015 The Espoma
34 Organizations Receive $20,000, $10,000 and $1,000 Grants from the Seeds of Change® Grant Program RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, Calif., May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeds of Change®, the leading producer
Early bird registration savings available until June 19. WASHINGTON, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) has opened registration
Falmouth-based company raises the bar for sustainable building and hope others follow FALMOUTH, Maine, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today,
New survey commissioned by The Morton Arboretum finds the majority of Chicago-area residents are concerned about region’s tree loss, yet are unsure how to help trees in their neighborhoods.
WALTHAM, Mass., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Preserve, a leading producer of sustainable consumer goods, chose today, Earth Day, to announce the launch of a partnership with Dopper®,
A container garden consists of plants that are grown in pots, boxes, or other containers rather than directly in the ground. Containers can be made of terracotta, wood, plastic, ceramic, or other material that will hold soil and water. There are many forms of containers from the old worn out shoe, tea cups, terracotta pots, window boxes, or the more sophisticated methods with automatic-watering systems. Container gardening is good for growers who do not have adequate soil, growing...
Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...
Naturescaping is a term that is in reference to a method of landscape design and landscaping that allows people, as well as nature, to exist. By including certain plants, particularly the native ones, into ones yard, one can attract beneficial insects, birds, and other creatures, and aid in keeping our rivers and streams in a healthy state. Widespread urban growth and urban sprawl over the last century has had an important impact on habitat that birds and other wildlife once called home....
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