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Committing to Living Greener

Posted on January 2, 2015

As we welcome in a new year, we are often confronted with a sense of starting things anew and making resolutions. Every year, we, at Green Calgary, evaluate the ways we could be just a wee bit greener. Living greener is not just a new …

Dec - To Buy or Not to Buy

Posted on November 28, 2014

As humans, we need to consume to live. Air. Water. Food. And all those things are provided by a planet with seemingly inexhaustible resources. But we know that the planet cannot replenish the resources we need - air, water, the soil - …

Nov - Waste Not Want Not

Posted on October 28, 2014

Did you know that the amount of global food waste today is more than enough to feed the nearly 1 billion hungry people in the world? That can seem like an overwhelming problem and it may be difficult to see how just one person can make…

Oct - Urban Homesteading

Posted on September 26, 2014

It's becoming more of a trend these days - people taking a few tentative steps into producing more and trying to consume less. Maybe you've planted a fruit tree; or you've converted your front lawn into a veggie patch. You're making yo…