Certified B Corporations (called "B Corps") are companies fulfilling a mission beyond profit. They're actively engaged with standards set by the nonprofit B Lab, from those related to environmental causes and social improvement to community development and employee advancement.
The Resurgence of School Gardens
School gardens play a vital role in our nation's educational systems. Though the concept dates back to the 1800s, their role has gained popularity in the past 20 years, and for good reasons.
How Tyson Foods Kills Small Rural Towns
Big industrial meat companies, such as Tyson and Smithfield Foods, practice vertical integration. Small rural towns suffer when the companies crush local economies.