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Packaging Matters

October 1, 2009

Mary Campbell, Pinellas County Extension Director, Urban Sustainability AgentDid you know that up to one out of every $11 you spend at the store pays for packaging? Also, when all packaging is accounted for, it adds up to about one-third of ... READ MORE

Category: Work & Life

Establishing healthy shrubs not the water-consuming task many think, UF research shows

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September 24, 2009

Caption at bottom. Click here for high resolution image GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Good news for your utility bills and the environment: New University of Florida research shows that landscape shrubs need much less water to establish healthy roots ... READ MORE

Category: Florida-Friendly Landscaping, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: Add New Tag, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Gilman, Shrubs, Water

Is it Working?

September 18, 2009

New information has been released from the US Department of Energy on the consumption of energy in the United States over the past year. The results are certainly worth pondering and are certainly due to a combination of a variety of factors, ... READ MORE

Category: Home Management, Work & Life

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