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Upcoming Permaculture Events
"...asphalt removal, passive solar and windmills, humanure and worm composting, DIY air purification, food forests, struggles for land and..."

Jan. 20, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

'Natural Capitalism' in the Hills
The Crossings' earth- and economy-friendly integration into the Hill Country really is something to feel good about.
" on: rainwater collection, on-site wastewater treatment and food-waste composting, low-emission carpets and paints, recycled Sheetrock, reliance on natural..."

Sept. 19, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Local Landfill Got Trashed by Garbage Giant, Jury Rules
Texas Disposal Systems wins its long-running defamation suit against Waste Management Inc. -- but isn't awarded damages.
"...has gained favor with many local environmentalists for its composting and recycling facilities and exotic-game ranch...."

May 16, 2003 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Virginia B. Wood dishes up all the event news you can stomach, in this week's "Food-o-File."
"...intensive planting, the use of open pollinated seeds, and composting. All volunteers must register prior to the event, and..."

March 14, 2003 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

The Comforts of Home Cooking
Two Austin schools are teaching the old-fashioned way.
" the gamut of everything from party appetizers to composting 101, Austrian-influenced Northern Italian specialties to a mother-daughter Christmas..."

Feb. 7, 2003 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

To Your Health
Is it worth the extra expense to buy organically grown produce?
"...not allowed to use raw manure but rely on composting, which may be inadequate, to overcome the threat of..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Talking Trash
A huge garbage dump in northeast Travis County causes a stink with its neighbors.
"...ordinance classifies facilities by size and category (sludge and composting facilities, recycling stations, transfer stations, and landfills), provides guidelines..."

May 17, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Holiday Wish Lists 2001
"...Truck with hydraulic lift bed for composting..."

Dec. 14, 2001 Features Feature

Cook Globally, Grow Locally
"...identified, GPC volunteers assess the potential garden location, begin composting and building soil, and eventually provide seeds, plants, and..."

Oct. 12, 2001 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

On Good Land: The Autobiography of an Urban Farm
"...fought ordinances to silence his roosters and to cease composting. He endured derogatory slurs from punk kids about his..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Food Review by Ronna Welsh

Day Trips
The Cibolo Nature Center in Boerne.
"...nature center there are demonstrations of rainwater harvesting systems, composting, solar energy, and other environmentally friendly projects. The entire..."

Sept. 3, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Public Notice
Kings of the Hillel
"...than celebrating the invertebrate and its invaluable assistance in composting and gardening. Come, if not for the wiggly creatures..."

Feb. 19, 1999 Column by Kate X Messer

Day Trips
"...toforestry. Future Skills Classes will cover archeology, Native Americans, composting, and hold stargazing parties. The calendar of the spring..."

Jan. 29, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...activities tent, and an education tent with information on composting, solar building, recycling, and other issues. Musical guests include..."

April 17, 1998 News Feature

Hunting vs. Birding
Will TPWD Accomodate Those Who'd Rather Watch?
" in Kyle, will hold a workshop on woodchip composting, and other related topics. Admission is free; call 512/268-1433..."

April 11, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Change As You Go
Reynolds' Latest Flop: Pay As You Throw
"...the higher your pick-up rates. Presumably, it will encourage composting and recycling. Both are needed, since Austin must rent..."

Feb. 28, 1997 News Column by Alex de Marban

Public Notice
Party Like It's 1997
" sustainable agriculture, organic farming and holistic livestock management, composting, native plants, and recycling. We bet Suzy Banks goes..."

Jan. 3, 1997 Column by Kate X Messer

It's a Plot!
" Leeann Atherton and Larry Wilson, tours, refreshments, and composting demos(!). There will be garden plot sign-ups for future..."

Jan. 19, 1996 Column

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