Mixed Greens Blog

Mixed Greens Blog
Living Sustainably in the Pacific Northwest

Tag Archive for ‘sustainability’

The Organic Valley Story

Organic Valley, their label, logo and array of dairy products have become familiar. We see them in the dairy section of mainstream grocery stores everywhere now, but their business concept is anything but mainstream. Recognized as a model to aspire to in the sustainability movement, Organic Valley is a unique cooperative venture that is worth […]

Biodegradable Heirlooms?

Sustainability of household items is becoming an issue to be considered in much the same way we think about the food we consume. I find myself pondering questions — How was this item made? What transportation was involved in production and getting it on the shelves? How will I deal with it once it no […]