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Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp's Blog – May 2009 Archive (2)

Group IDs invasive plant species

The Invasive Plant Species Assessment Working Group of Indiana has released its downloadable pamphlet, Landscaping with Non-Invasive Plant Species: Making the Right Choice.



The 22-member group, formed in 2001, spent six years analyzing first-hand scientific reports on dozens of plant species, examining how invasive or potentially invasive they are in Indiana. They looked at how these widely available plants escape our landscapes to take root in… Continue

Added by Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp on May 24, 2009 at 8:30am — 2 Comments

Hungry? Learn about edible landscapes

At least 43 percent of U.S. households, including nearly 3 million Hoosiers, plan to grow their own fruits, vegetables, herbs and berries this year. That’s up 19 percent from 2008, when 36 million grew their own, according to one study.



If you’d like to learn more about making at least part of your landscape edible, read “Grow Your Own: Feed Yourself (and) Others” in the May/June 2009 issue of Indiana Living Green: A Hoosier’s Guide… Continue

Added by Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp on May 3, 2009 at 7:28pm — No Comments

Feed from Indiana Living Green Magazine

Learning Curve

Dear “Anonymous” mother of a CHS freshman, I am pleased to report that Carmel High School is actually recycling. Thanks to the passionate volunteers of the Carmel Clay Schools (CCS) Green Team, I have an update on my School of Recycling piece.

Since writing my first piece, I have [...]

Preaching to the Choir

Hi Renee,

I’m super interested in recycling and especially Styrofoam usage.

I’m writing to ask your permission to incorporate your most recent “Ask Renee” in next week’s newsletter and bulletin at our church.

We are a “green” church and I would love to remind our church family about carryout Styrofoam [...]

No refills?

Renee,

May I place my empty prescription bottles in my curbside recycling bin? If not, what shall I do with them?

Thanks so much for your help with this,

Nonie

Hiya Nonie!

I’m gonna use your question to share a lot of info here. Bear with me.

Yes, you may [...]

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