Your Green Life embraces an approach to living that treads gently on the Earth that supports us in everything we do. Our stories focus on people, organizations and companies that are dedicated to making our lifestyles more environmentally friendly. Northland's NewsCenter meteorologist Adam Lorch is committed to finding opportunities to improve our quality of life and reduce our carbon footprints on this natural wonderland we call the Northland.
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  • Your Green Life: "Doggie Brew Bites"

    With all the local breweries popping up in the Northland, there's no doubt we enjoy our local beer. But now, thanks to a start–up company in Duluth, dogs can enjoy the flavors of brewers grain too, but without the alcohol. In this week's Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch talks about all natural "Doggie Brew Bites".

  • Your Green Life: "Cleaning up pet waste"

    Being a responsible pet owner means making sure your pet gets plenty of exercise, maintains a healthy diet, and cleaning up their mess. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch tells how not picking up after your pet could lead to contaminated drinking water.

  • Your Green Life: "Big Frog"

    Whether it's for a baseball team, wedding, or family reunion one Duluth company is creating a sustainable product you can wear. In this week's Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch leaps into Big Frog T–Shirt designs to see how sustainability is woven into the fibers of their business.

  • Your Green Life: "Victus Farm Update"

    The Victus Farm in Silver Bay has been up and running for about 3 years now. The goal of the research facility is to find an economical and sustainable way to produce food. In this weeks Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch returns to Silver Bay to see what the years of research have come up with.

  • Your Green Life: "The roots of the Food Farm"

    CSA Farming has been around since the 80's. But in recent years we have been seeing these kinds of farms popping up throughout the Northland. In this weeks Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to Wrenshall to talk to one of the local C–S–A farms to see how they work.

  • Your Green Life: "Helping frog habitat"

    With the arrival of rain and warmer temperatures, the frog population is booming in the Northland. But for this green amphibian finding a place to call home is becoming more difficult. In this week's Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch looks at research in Duluth that's identifying areas of frog habitat.

  • Your Green Life: "Fond Du Lac going green"

    Successfully transitioning into sustainable living and business can be difficult. That's why Sustainable Twin Ports has created the Early Adopters Program to serve as a guide to all things green. In this week's Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch takes us to the Fond Du Lac reservation where sustainability class in is session.

  • Your Green Life: "Storm water runoff"

    Rain barrels and rain gardens could have a significant impact during flooding events. In this weeks Your Green Life Adam Lorch shows us how we can take some easy steps to reducing the impacts of future flooding.

  • Your Green Life: "Pheasant Forever Helping Pollinators"

    In the Northland the majority of bird hunting is grouse, duck, and if you're lucky, woodcock. But a local chapter of Pheasants Forever is being very active in the community to bring more pollinator habitat that will benefit all wildlife. In this weeks' Your Green Life Adam Lorch shows us how this organization is helping wildlife in our region.