Category Archives: Environment

City Green Takes Over Dodge’s Instagram Account

Posted on by Dodge

It’s 10 a.m. on the Monday after the July Fourth holiday and City Green’s Learning Farm in Clifton is buzzing with activity. Growing Strong summer interns are in the field washing cucumbers and zucchini to be sold this week at City … Continue reading

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New Jersey Sustainable State of the State Report and the Breakfast Sammy

Posted on by Randall Solomon, Co-Director, Sustainable Jersey

Prioritizing and tracking our sustainable future   In New Jersey, we’re serious about defining a vision and goals for a sustainable state as well as a way to track our progress toward reaching these goals. Sounds simple — every state … Continue reading

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Optimism and Action: 2015 New Jersey Sustainability Summit

Posted on by By Randall Solomon, Sustainable Jersey Co-Director

NRDC’s Shelley Poticha Announced as Key Note Speaker Fierce, wise, pragmatic, insightful, committed, visionary, savvy and articulate. These are words often used to describe Shelley Poticha the Director of the Urban Solutions Program at the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC). … Continue reading

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Kickstarting New Organic Farmers in New Jersey

Posted on by Erica Evans, NOFA-NJ Beginning Farmer Program Coordinator

  As demand for healthy, local, organic food grows, where will you buy it? Who will produce it? Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Jersey (NOFA-NJ) is in the final five days of our Kickstarter campaign “Growing New Organic Farmers” to … Continue reading

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Sustainable Jersey: To Get to Gold, First Define the Goal

Posted on by By Melanie McDermott, Senior Researcher, Sustainable Jersey

2015 New Jersey Sustainability Report and Summit “Recalculating,” the GPS voice said again. Turning the car around, I reasoned that the gadget, although stern, was kind enough to provide an estimated time of arrival despite my wrong turns. My thoughts … Continue reading

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