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Sept. 14, 2014
Area agricultural nonprofit wins sustainability award
Ford Motor Company awards $2,000 to Pennsylvania Association of Sustainable Agriculture at Mother Earth News Fair

Sept. 3, 2014
National magazine honors eight towns for sustainable initiatives
MOTHER EARTH NEWS reveals 2014 'Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of'

Sept. 2, 2014
From alpacas to zucchini, event brings self-sufficiency to life
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR transforms Seven Springs Mountain Resort into sustainable living showcase

Aug. 18, 2014
Seven Springs event offers attendees crash courses for living on less and loving it
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR brings unique perspectives from national and regional sustainability experts

July 21, 2014
Sustainable living event comes to Topeka
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR covers gamut of self-sufficiency and green living topics

July 21, 2014
Seven Springs event shows how to live – and save – green
5th annual MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR covers gamut of self-sufficiency and sustainable living topics

July 9, 2014
National magazine names 2014 Homesteaders of the Year
MOTHER EARTH NEWS honors three families who “Live the DIY Life”

May 12, 2014
Puyallup event offers crash courses for living on less
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR brings unique perspectives from national and regional sustainability experts

April 22, 2014
Sustainable living event returns to Puyallup
4th annual MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR covers gamut of homesteading, gardening and green living

April 14, 2014
Six Asheville-area nonprofits win sustainability grants
Ford Motor Company awards $12,000 to agencies at MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

March 12, 2014
Inaugural Asheville event offers attendees crash courses on living on less
Mother Earth News Fair brings unique perspectives from national and regional sustainability experts

Jan. 14, 2014
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR sets dates for 2014
Sustainable living event returns to existing locations, adds Asheville, N.C., in April

Oct. 24, 2013
MOTHER EARTH NEWS stink bug survey seeks citizen participation
Publication aims to understand insect's behavior and find effective control methods

Sept. 16, 2013
New Lawrence event offers attendees crash courses for living on less
Mother Earth News Fair brings unique perspectives from national and regional sustainability experts

Sept. 9, 2013
From alpacas to zucchini, event brings self-sufficiency to life
Mother Earth News Fair transforms Seven Springs Mountain Resort into sustainable living showcase

Aug. 26, 2013
Seven Springs event offers attendees crash courses for living on less
Mother Earth News Fair brings unique perspectives from national and regional sustainability experts

July 16, 2013
National Magazine Names 2013 Homesteaders of the Year
Mother Earth News honors six families who "live the good life"

April 29, 2013
Gardening, Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Experts to Share Solutions
Mother Earth News Fair keynote speakers bring unique perspectives and practical advice to Puyallup event

Jan. 23, 2013
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR sets dates for 2013
Sustainable living event adds Midwestern location in October

Dec. 17, 2012
MOTHER EARTH NEWS notches big readership gains
Latest MRI study shows the self-sufficiency publication charted the second-largest readership jump of the top 200 magazines 

Sept. 13, 2012
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names 2012 'Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of' 

Read the local 'Great Places' releases 

Sept. 5, 2012
Fairgoers get taste and feel for sustainable living
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR offers food tastings, adds DIY solar panel building demonstrations, Farmer Olympics and electric vehicle test drives

Aug. 30, 2012
Homesteading Education Month builds sustainable communities
Events held throughout September teach practical ways to "Live the Good Life"

Aug. 1, 2012
Mother Earth News Fair adds extra day in Seven Springs
3rd annual event brings unique perspectives from national and regional sustainability experts

July 24, 2012
Magazine Names Inaugural Homesteaders of the Year
MOTHER EARTH NEWS honors seven families who "Live the Good Life"

May 15, 2012
Heritage Chickens, Green Cars and Homesteaders Descend On Puyallup Fairgrounds
Off-stage demonstrations will complement 150-plus workshops at the Mother Earth News Fair

April 20, 2012
New Gardening App Takes Guesswork Out of When to Plant
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Releases Zip Code-Tailored Crop Guide

April 10, 2012
Hybrid, Electric or Diesel? Find the Best Green Car for Your Lifestyle
Inside MOTHER EARTH NEWS’ “Guide to Green Cars,” on newsstands May 1

March 2, 2012
MOTHER EARTH NEWS updates Pickin' Chicken app
Version 1.1.5 expands functionality to help users choose best breeds for their needs

Jan. 20, 2012
New garden planner app makes growing food easier
MOTHER EARTH NEWS introduces iPad version to create customized kitchen garden plans on the go

Jan. 3, 2012
Hands-on sustainable-living event sets dates for 2012
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR adds day to Pennsylvania stop and names keynotes

Oct. 21, 2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS updates Pickin' Chicken app
Version 1.1.4 expands functionality to help users choose best breeds for their needs

Sept. 12, 2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR takes attendees off the beaten path
Sustainable living event adds hikes, car show and hands-on green building activities to weekend

Aug. 2, 2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR draws eco-experts to Seven Springs
Nationally and regionally known keynote speakers bring unique perspectives to 2nd annual sustainability event

July 25, 2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS dishes up top artisan ice cream companies
Publication honors 20 small producers that integrate sustainable ingredients and practices

July 13, 2011
Bee-a-thon documents plight of pollinators
MOTHER EARTH NEWS joins Your Garden Show to spread the word about bees' role in our lives

May 20, 2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Best Green Cars for 2011
Environmental magazine recognizes six models shaping the future of green transportation

May 18, 2011
Beautiful and Abundant wins Silver Nautilus Award
Mother Earth News publisher Bryan Welch's book recognized for promoting a vision for a better world

May 2, 2011
Washington Tilth Association Announces Six One-Time Farm Tours
Organic farming and gardening tours introduce omnivores to their food

April 20, 2011
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR draws eco-experts to Puyallup
Keynote speakers bring unique perspectives to sustainability event

Apr. 12, 2011
Bon Ami Hits the Road with Simple Green Products
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR sponsor Bon Ami to take eco-friendly cleaning products on the road

Feb. 9, 2011
Envision a beautiful and abundant future
MOTHER EARTH NEWS' publisher Bryan Welch's book counters 'doom and gloom' environmentalism with new paradigm

Jan. 11, 2011
New garden planner makes growing food easier
MOTHER EARTH NEWS introduces an online tool to create customized kitchen garden plans

Jan. 4, 2011
'Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of' list releases 

Nov. 26, 2010
MOTHER EARTH NEWS hatches Pickin' Chicken app
Software helps users choose best breeds for their needs based on multiple characteristics

Nov. 16, 2010
MOTHER EARTH NEWS takes sustainble-living fair to Seattle
Fresh off a successful inaugural event, the publication adds dates for 2011

Oct. 27, 2010
First MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR draws big crowd 
Event attendance almost doubles expectations, exhibitors connect with customers 

Sept. 1, 2010
Food takes center stage at MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
20-plus workshops show how to can, bake bread, make cheese, ferment, brew and more

Sept. 1, 2010
Learn to grow a better food garden at MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
25-plus workshops to plan, plant, fertilize and maintain organic gardens

Sept. 1, 2010
Start planning your dream homestead at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
40-plus workshops show how to select and raise livestock, garden, preserve food and more

Aug. 31, 2010
Make green living a reality at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
200-plus seminars and hands-on workshops will cover the gamut of environmentally friendly living

Aug. 31, 2010
Learn how to stay healthy naturally at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
Workshops show how herbs help with women’s health, immunity, preventing and reversing diseases, and more

Aug. 30, 2010|
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR will illuminate renewable energy options
15-plus workshops show how to design and build solar and alternative fuel projects at home

Aug. 30, 2010
Green building experts nailed down for MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
20-workshops shows how to design, build and decorate environmentally friendly homes

Aug. 30, 2010
Grow your green business at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
Workshops show how to start and promote an eco-based business, plus find a green job

Aug. 30, 2010
Get your (green) motor running at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
Workshops show how to build a variety of alternative-fuel vehicles

Aug. 9, 2010
Keynote speakers set for inaugural MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR
Sustainable-living event books luminaries from across the environmental movement

June 24, 2010
New Hire Announcement 

May 11, 2010
Vegetarianism Will Not Save the Environment
Inside the June-July issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, on newsstands May 25

April 26, 2010
Inside MOTHER EARTH NEWS' "Guide to Great DIY Projects" bookazine, on newsstands May 4 

April 19, 2010
MOTHER EARTH NEWS goes on tour with sustainable-living fairs 

April 19, 2010
MOTHER EARTH NEWS partners with leading green events producer to develop series of consumer events 

April 13, 2010
MOTHER EARTH NEWS finds compostable packaging claims half-baked 

April 13, 2010
Ogden Publications sponsors the 'Ultimate Garden Giveaway' 

March 23, 2010
Inside MOTHER EARTH NEWS “Guide to Growing Your Own Food”  

March 11, 2010
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Best Green Cars for 2010 

March 9, 2010
Inside the April-May 2010 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, on newsstands March 23 

January 2010
At 40, MOTHER EARTH NEWS looks better than ever
Founders’ vision still drives environmental publication well into the 21st century

Jan. 26, 2010
Inside the Spring 2010 MOTHER EARTH NEWS bookazine, on newsstands Feb. 2
Reap a bountiful harvest of homegrown produce with this practical guide to organic gardening

Jan. 12, 2010
40th Anniversary Issue: Inside the February-March 2010 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, on newsstands Jan. 26 

Dec. 7, 2009
Environmental magazines decorate presidential guest house for holidays 

Nov. 9, 2009
Inside the December-January 2010 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, on newsstands Nov. 24 

Oct. 12, 2009
Inside the Fall 2009 MOTHER EARTH NEWS energy bookazine, on newsstands Nov. 3 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Bonners Ferry, Idaho, to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Carbondale, Ill., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Cornwall, Conn., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Lanesboro, Minn., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Mountain View, Ark., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Norman, Okla., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Oakland, Calif., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Rock Port, Mo., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Silver City, N.M., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Sylva, N.C., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 21, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Walla Walla, Wash., to "Great Places You've (Maybe) Never Heard Of" list 

Sept. 15, 2009
Inside the October-November issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

Sept. 14, 2009
MOTHER EARTH NEWS posts nation’s biggest newsstand gains
2009 ABC publisher’s statement confirms leading sustainable-lifestyle magazine continues to grow paid circulation at unprecedented rates

July 22, 2009
Fall 2009 "Guide to Country Skills" MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookazine 

July 21, 2009
Inside the August/September 09 Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

May 26, 2009
Inside the June/July Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

May 26, 2009
Ogden Publications offsets 100 percent of electricity use 
Environmental Protection Agency recognizes sustainable-lifestyle publisher for its latest green initiative

May 5, 2009
Summer 2009 "Guide to Living on Less" MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookazine 

March 24, 2009
Inside the April/May Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

Jan. 27, 2009
Inside the February/March Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

Jan. 5, 2009
Farmers' Almanac and Ogden Publications announce advertising partnership in the rural-lifestyle market 

Nov. 25, 2008
Inside the December/January Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

Sept. 23, 2008
Inside the October/November Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

July 29, 2008
Inside the August/September Issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS 

July 21, 2008
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Bethel to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Maine city’s outdoor recreation options, sustainable practices

July 21, 2008
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Berea to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Kentucky city’s strong ties to cultural heritage, sustainable initiatives

July 21, 2008
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Greenbelt to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Maryland city’s teamwork, innovative urban planning

July 21, 2008
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names Bisbee to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Arizona city’s eclectic culture, land conservation initiatives

July 21, 2008
MOTHER EARTH NEWS names San Luis Obispo to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the California city’s sustainable initiatives, green businesses

July 21, 2008
Mother Earth News names Moscow to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Idaho city’s vibrant arts scene, environmental restoration

July 21, 2008
Mother Earth News names Viroqua to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Wisconsin city’s commitment to local business, sustainable farming practices

July 21, 2008
Mother Earth News names Traverse City to annual "Great Places You've Never Heard Of" list
National publication honors the Michigan city’s renewable energy initiatives, vibrant culture

July 16, 2008
Mother Earth News names Ames to annual “Great Places You’ve Never Heard Of” list
National publication honors the Iowa city’s culture, sustainable practices



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