Green

  • Your Green Life: "Mushrooms, Nature's Decomposer"

    Thursday, Mar 6 at 9:38 AM

    Some might think that fungus in your garden is a bad thing. But one person in Duluth wants to share the benefits to fungal cultivation in gardens. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch talks about the benefits to the master decomposers known as mushrooms.

  • Your Green Life: "Seed Library"

    The items checked out of the Duluth Library have no doubt seen their fair share of book worms, but the newest find at the library will likely see real worms. That's because the libraries newest addition is opening minds to gardening. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to the Library where book worms are turning into green thumbs.

  • Your Green Life: "Farm to Table... and Beer!"

    The Farm to Table movement has been growing and has now come to a local restaurant in Duluth. But this is more than just bringing the fresh, local ingredients to the table, its also about beer! In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch checks out the Brewery to see what coming to the table.

  • Your Green Life: "Super Insulated Houses"

    Adding insulation to your home can greatly reduce your energy bill during these cold winters. But one house builder is taking it to the next level with a product that super insulates the whole house. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to Mercer Wisconsin where energy efficient designs pushing the boundaries of sustainability.

  • Your Green Life: "Burn Wood, Not Fossil Fuels"

    With propane in short supply, some people may be thinking of other alternatives to heat their homes. Propane is derived from petroleum, which makes it an unsustainable energy source in the long run in any case. In this week's Your Green life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch warms us up to a renewable way to heat your home.

  • Your Green Life: "VHS Giveaway"

    Its out with the old and in with the new at UMD's Kathryn A. Martin Library. Old VHS tapes are being given away to good homes as a way to reduce the stockpile that's been built up over the years. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch rewinds the tape to show us what's green about black tapes.

  • Your Green Life: "Glass Is Always Greener"

    What's clear, solid, and will shatter your ideas about going green? Well one local artist is using this mysterious material in their artwork. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to Two Harbors where the glass is always greener.

  • Your Green Life: "Green Ice Fishing"

    Winter has arrived and so have winter activities. And just as any other activity in the outdoors, its important to be green and respect the environment. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch reels in a big one, while being green on the ice.

  • Your Green Life: "Twin Ports Testing Biomass"

    A superior business is doing its part to be green by testing products. These products are then burned to create the most amount of energy possible. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads across the bridge to test out biomass at Twin Ports Testing.

  • Your Green Life: "Recycling Holiday Lights"

    As technology improves, so does efficiency. New L–E–D holiday lights are more energy efficient and they last longer. But what can you do with your old string of lights? Don't throw them away! In this week's Your Green life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch sheds light on a green way to dispose of old light strings and power cords.




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