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Alternative Pest Control Options

There are many alternative pest control measures available to us. A few non pesticide types of pest control include: biological controls, pheromones and hormones, reproductive controls and genetic controls. The need for mass pest control in relation to agriculture is in part due to the mono-agriculture method used by many farmers. When a farmer chooses… Read More Alternative Pest Control Options

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Are Blueberries Native to your Area?

I love blueberries. They are one of the native plants in our area (North Carolina) and they are an ecological food source for a wide spectrum of species including: humans, insects, birds, and other mammals. Some birds include: “bluebirds, cardinals, catbirds, robins, mockingbirds, mourning doves and wild turkeys.” Some mammals include: “Squirrels, mice, opossums skunks,… Read More Are Blueberries Native to your Area?

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What is your Advice for a Sustainable Future

What’s your advice for fellow students who might be interested in sustainability, but don’t know where to start? I would strongly suggest joining a Net Impact chapter, participating in a B Corp Clinic team, attending any of the Earth Month events and BSC events. Also, I recommend a transformative read, “The Joy of Less” by… Read More What is your Advice for a Sustainable Future