Organic & Sustainable Lifestyle Directory - Page 3
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The environmental benefits of organic living attract followers who wish to learn, work, and play in an industry that benefits the health of both its adherents and the earth. For those wishing to learn more about the benefits of organic practices, there are a wealth of books, videos, and other media available.
Resources can be found not only in traditional bookstores and online sites such as Amazon, but also through many small farmers' own websites. Organic living can be a cause for many small, local farmers, and they often use every avenue available to them to get their message out.
Educational options range from university courses to farm workshops. Many local farming operations offer internships, tours, and other educational opportunities. On-site workshops for adults focus on topics like wool spinning and farming practices. School lectures and field trips are also sometimes offered. Full-time apprenticeships or internships, generally running the length of the growing season, are available for the individual interested in immersing themselves in the farming experience. Simple living quarters and healthy meals are usually included. This type of arrangement benefits both farmer and student, providing affordable labor for the business owner and significant hands-on, in-depth experience in all aspects of farming for the student.
Many organic farmers are also passionate about local and traditional arts and trades. They may help sponsor a local art festival, network with other businesses to promote local crafts and agriculture, or host a college student apprenticing in a traditional craft such as blacksmithing or woodworking. A dedication to sustainability may also lead to participation in environmental programs, for example, a research project about renewable energy.
Some farms also run bed-and-breakfast facilities or provide hostel-type accommodations for those looking for a pastoral getaway. Delicious organic, local produce and baked goods feature on daily menus. Walking and biking trails, snowshoeing, farm and garden tours, and other outdoor pursuits attract visitors.
Lastly, the Internet is an ideal place to connect with others in a local community who are interested in organics, whether they run a natural spa, organize special events, or just manage a plot at the community garden.
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Visit ALLterNATIVEliving's Facebook Page
In ALLterNATIVEliving's blog, you will find many different articles on gardening, green living, and in-depth reviews on interesting products and informative books and movies. You will also discover several recipes and crafts ranging from household cleaning ideas to how to make something out of random things you may already have around the house.
Categories: Lifestyle; Blogs; Going Green
Almont, MI 48003
Categories: Grocers & Markets; Lifestyle; Farmers' Markets; Food & Drink; Family Fun
Region: Lapeer County
Visit Alpaca Meadows' Facebook Page
185 Bethel Ln
Mansfield, OH 44906
Categories: Lifestyle; Reading; Men's; Women's; Children's; Fabric & Fiber Related Classes; Rugs; Alpaca Fiber
Region: Richland County
PO Box 61
Beaverdam, VA 23015
Categories: Lifestyle; Reading; Clothing Online Shopping; Toys Online Shopping; Alpaca Classes; Corporations
Region: Hanover County
Visit Alpacas at Windy Hill's Facebook Page
7660 Bradley Rd
Somis, CA 93066
Alpacas at Windy Hill is a full-service working alpaca ranch. We raise alpacas for seed stock and fleece, as well as boarding for alpaca owners who do not have their own land.
We teach classes in alpaca care, and a wide variety of fiber arts, including spinning, knitting, felting, and weaving.
We offer fiber products for sale, such as roving, batting, and yarn, as well as finished alpaca products. We also have prime alpaca breeding stock for sale and offer ongoing support.
The 2nd Saturday of every month is Open Ranch Day from 9 AM to 3 PM. We invite you to come visit the ranch on those days at no charge.
Categories: Grocers & Markets; Lifestyle; Online Shopping; Farms; Classes; Fabric & Fiber Related Classes; Education; Textiles & Materials Online Shopping; Livestock Farms; Alpacas; Artisan Markets
Region: Ventura County
Visit Alpine Life's Facebook Page
Cranbourne, VIC 3977
0427 031 765
Natural product information to shop for natural, sustainable and eco friendly products.
Categories: Lifestyle; Online Shopping; Cosmetics; Cosmetics Online Shopping; Beauty
Region: Victoria, Australia
Visit Alternative Outfitters' Facebook Page
408 S Pasadena Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105
Categories: Products; Lifestyle; Online Shopping; Clothing; Clothing Online Shopping; Clothing Accessories; Gifts; Vegetarianism & Veganism
Region: Los Angeles County
PO Box 534
Walpole, NH 03608
Categories: Lifestyle; Farms; Produce Farms; Workshops
Region: Cheshire County
Visit Amazing Grains' Facebook Page
415 S 4th St
Grand Forks, ND 58201
Amazing Grains Food Cooperative is a natural foods grocery store, deli and bakery located in the heart of downtown Grand Forks, ND providing high-quality foods at reasonable prices.
Categories: Lifestyle; Wholesalers; Employment & Internships; Retailers; Cooperatives
Region: Grand Forks County
1765 Villa Ave
Clovis, CA 93612
Categories: Products; Lifestyle; Household; Cosmetics; Cleaners; Soaps; Food & Drink; Health & Therapy; Teas; Skin Care; Beverages; Beauty; Seeds & Nuts
Region: Fresno County
Visit American Criollo Beef Association's Facebook Page
357 CR 200
Winters, TX 75967
Categories: Products; Lifestyle; Testimonials; Recipes; Food & Drink; Meats Online Shopping
Region: Runnels County
Visit Amherst Farmers' Market - Blog's Facebook Page
Categories: Lifestyle; Reading; Blogs
PO Box 843
Jefferson, OR 97352
Fresh picked berries available at a great price to local stores, fruit stands, restaurants, caterers, and the general public.
Categories: Lifestyle; Farms; Produce Farms; Recipes; Berries
Region: Marion County
Visit Amy's Farm's Facebook Page
7698 Eucalyptus Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
We at Amy's Farm strive to provide the highest quality produce for our customers. We practice organic techniques and grow many heirloom varieties.
Categories: Lifestyle; Farms; Produce Farms; Testimonials; CSA Farms; Clothing Online Shopping; Tours; Accessories Online Shopping
Region: San Bernardino County
Categories: Lifestyle; Reading; Blogs
2578 2nd St Pike
Newtown, PA 18940
Categories: Lifestyle; Farms; Produce Farms; CSA Farms; Recipes; Fruits & Vegetables
Region: Bucks County
Visit Anchorage Downtown Market & Festival's Facebook Page
741 E 13th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99501
Categories: Grocers & Markets; Lifestyle; Farmers' Markets; Food & Drink; Events; Family Fun
Region: Anchorage County
393 Catamaran St
Foster City, CA 94404
Categories: Lifestyle; Farms; Recipes; Corporations
Region: San Mateo County
Visit Anderson Certified Farmers Market's Facebook Page
Deschutes Rd @ Hwy 273
Anderson, CA 96007
Redding Certified Farmers Market offering quality, fresh, local produce direct from the growers, arts & crafts, & more.
Categories: Grocers & Markets; Products; Lifestyle; Farmers' Markets; Food & Drink; Arts & Crafts; Associations & Groups; Events; Organizations; Family Fun; Festivals; Artisan Markets
Region: Shasta County
Visit Angel Acres Farm's Facebook Page
60500 Maple Ridge Rd
Mason, WI 54856
Categories: Lifestyle; Farms; Wholesalers; Reading; Honey; Blogs; Pet Treats; Syrups; Meats Online Shopping; Free Range Eggs; Free Range Poultry; Grass-Fed Beef; Pasture Raised Pork
Region: Bayfield County