Quick Green Reads For The Weekend Volume 216

June 24, 2011

So you have a compost bin and added worms, now what? Worms should be fed a vegetarian (or more likely, a vegan) diet. Although worms can eat items like meat, they prefer not to and if they are fed meat the result will be a smelly bin making both you and the worms unhappy.

Buying products for your organic garden can be a little bit confusing, so how can we be certain that what we’re buying is organic and safe for edibles?

There is a lot of talk about going green. I could go on and on, but instead, let me give you 50 simple ways you can make your day-to-day life more environmentally-friendly.

Geothermal energy has the potential to provide a clean source of power and is being widely adopted all over the world – especially in countries that aren’t so keen on nuclear energy since Fukushima. But how much do you really know about all the energy that’s waiting a few miles under the Earth’s surface?

Los Angeles residents are facing difficult challenges in securing nutritious and affordable food. Gas prices are around $4 per gallon and food prices are among the highest in the United States. Urban agriculture is becoming an important component in our fight against hunger and poverty.

Have a great weekend everyone!

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After a varied past of being a test driver for automotive television programs, a Hollywood studio lackey, and an online media sales director, David is now the publisher and editor of The Good Human. In his spare time he rides motorcycles, drinks good beer, and builds stuff in the garage. You can follow him on Twitter at @thegoodhuman or G+ at Google
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