The Future of Farming with Craig Hurlbert

The challenges with our climate make it difficult for the agriculture business to maintain sustainability, so what does that mean for the future of farming? This week we invited Co-Founder/Co-CEO of Local Bounti, Craig Hurlbert, to talk about growing leafy greens indoors, how this will impact our food waste, and why the longest journey of lettuce should be a Pixar film!

Rough night?

We’ve all been there. You wake up with an eagle wondering what exactly you, a bear, are doing asleep in the tree.

Avoid bottled water | Tuesday Tip

Did you know consumers on average spend up to 10,000 times more per gallon for bottled water than for tap water? The plastic left behind from bottled water is a huge problem for our environment.

So close

A swing and a miss by this blue-eared kingfisher aiming for food. While it may be a staged photo in an aquarium, it gives us a glimpse into the lightning fast aquatic dive of this fascinating bird.

Less Wasteful, More Thankful

Gathering around the table to feast with loved ones is a Thanksgiving tradition, but it can also be a time where we fight, overindulge, and lose sight of what we should be grateful for. This week, we talk about some simple choices that might help the holiday be less wasteful, why the turkey would’ve been a better national bird, are Noel and Jacob a couple of goodfellas?

Happy Thanksgiving

As we celebrate our Thanksgiving holiday today in the United States, it’s a good time for us to reflect on all the things we are grateful for on this Earth. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Biofriendly Planet!

Swap to a bamboo toothbrush | Tuesday Tip

Bamboo is a super plant that decomposes in 3-4 months. It’s 100% biodegradable in nature and can return nutrients to the soil.

Trust me

We’ve all heard of a sly fox before, but the Arctic Fox in this photograph taken somewhere in Iceland is definitely up to some trouble.

Does an App Make a Difference? with Maxime Leroux

Do you want to make a difference every single day? There’s an app for that! This week The Biofriendly Podcast welcomes Maxime Leroux, creator of the One Save/Day app which encourages users to do just one eco-friendly action each day. As a young student, Maxime tells the story about how he built the app from scratch, the evolution of buttons, and why every town needs to have a square!

Need a hug?

We all have days where we want to huddle up in a sad little ball like this pepper here. Need a hug?