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The Future of Manitoba Food Policy is Up In the Air

Over the past year, events catalysed by a government seizure of dried cured meats from Harborside Farms have propelled Manitoba Food Policy unto uncertain waters.

The Future of Manitoba Food Policy is Up In the Air

Over the past year, events catalysed by a government seizure of dried cured meats from Harborside Farms have propelled Manitoba Food Policy unto uncertain waters.

Eco-Sense Living for the Modern Era! http://wp.me/M3Ij #sustainablehousing #eb4k sh

Meet Ann and Gord Baird! This family strives for a biocentric life which utilises the many natural energy sources, and gardening to live symbiotically with the land around them.

Eco-Sense Living for the Modern Era! http://wp.me/M3Ij #sustainablehousing #eb4k sh

Meet Ann and Gord Baird! This family strives for a biocentric life which utilises the many natural energy sources, and gardening to live symbiotically with the land around them.

Dress to impress: bird courtship rituals

Dress to impress: bird courtship rituals

Originally posted on no ordinary world:

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Mandarin duck

Birds exhibit some of the most elaborate and bizarre courtship rituals of any animals on earth.  Here are a few of the more beautiful and zany examples:

The marvellous spatuletail hummingbird exhibits one of the most extreme courtship rituals (see video below).  The male bird has two elongated tail feathers that end in a large violet-blue…

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Dumpster Diving for a cause, a biker will eat food found in the garbage for his entire trip from Wisconsin to NYC! #foodwaste #EB4K SH http://cbsloc.al/1B1uUth

  A Detroit native suggests gross and great do not need to be separate: he plans to bike from Wisconsin to New York City and only eat food that has been thrown out along the way!

Dumpster Diving for a cause, a biker will eat food found in the garbage for his entire trip from Wisconsin to NYC! #foodwaste #EB4K SH http://cbsloc.al/1B1uUth

  A Detroit native suggests gross and great do not need to be separate: he plans to bike from Wisconsin to New York City and only eat food that has been thrown out along the way!

Bee-Killing Pesticides Found in “Bee-Friendly” Plants Sold in Ontario

Bee-Killing Pesticides Found in “Bee-Friendly” Plants Sold in Ontario

Originally posted on Otter Valley Naturalists:

A new study released by Friends of the Earth Canada shows that over 60 per cent of “bee-friendly” home garden plants sold at garden centers have been pre-treated with neonicotinoids (neonics) pesticides shown to harm and kill bees. Of the samples collected from London, 100 per cent contained neonics, the highest amount in the Canadian tests.

The…

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Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows tangible proof that humans are at fault! http://bit.ly/1uh93u3 #climatechange

If you were ever in doubt about the ability of humans to cause real changes to the climate over time, this article will prove you wrong.

Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows tangible proof that humans are at fault! http://bit.ly/1uh93u3 #climatechange

If you were ever in doubt about the ability of humans to cause real changes to the climate over time, this article will prove you wrong.

Your ecological footprint - what?!

Your ecological footprint – what?!

Originally posted on Internationally Unrelated:

green-footprint-shutterstock11I could start with the typical “save the earth, it is the only we have”, which is completely true, but I will start to tell you that we, as humans need to stop acting like the planet is infinite and it is never going to run out of resources, if not for the earth we share, for ourselves. It will. It is already… And still, it passes us by like it is…

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Has Bottled Water Gone Too Far?

Bottled water sources are from the driest parts of the US! Why do we buy them!? http://bit.ly/1kwtTW1 #droughtproblems #EB4K #SH

Bottled water, revealed by an article from Mother Jones, comes from either springs, or regular tap water. Companies then package it and ship it to stores, where consumers seem to prefer it over what they get from their own taps. The privitisation of a community resource, something that is required to be provided by the government, is my first issue with the product. Why should consumers pay for…

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Big Bears Teaching Their Teddies How to Bear

Sometimes we get too caught up in our day to day lives - leave it to these bears to remind us what is important in life.

Big Bears Teaching Their Teddies How to Bear

Sometimes we get too caught up in our day to day lives - leave it to these bears to remind us what is important in life.

World’s first tidal array of this magnitude set to begin construction in the Pentland Firth later this year! #renewableenergy #EB4K #SH

After over a decade of testing and prototype work, Atlantis’ MeyGen tidal array is set to move forward!

World’s first tidal array of this magnitude set to begin construction in the Pentland Firth later this year! #renewableenergy #EB4K #SH

After over a decade of testing and prototype work, Atlantis’ MeyGen tidal array is set to move forward!