James A Zitting
My views on importing package bees verses natural breading.
Why is honey the proper food for honey bees?
I briefly describe my journey from a kid on a large 2000 acre alfalfa farm in the west to a homestead beekeeper in the midwest, on our 35 acres that we call BeeLanding.
My brief discription of sustainable beekeeping
This post is about winterizing a colony of bees naturaly, using ideas and tips that we at BeeLanding have learned from nature.
Are you looking to do your own environmental audit at your home or workplace? Here's what you need to know.
A proper tea house is a luxury I believe in.
Learn about three consumer-driven green energy trends for 2015 that will have a direct impact on our pocketbooks in the coming year, including net-zero energy homes, electric vehicles, and green energy production.
The surprising connection between the drug trade and the environment.
Put together your own mini-indoor garden with these clever ideas.
Learn about the dangers of radon in the home and what can be done about it.
Learn about five easy ways for companies to help the environment by implementing a few simple changes to their building and operations.
A single bulldozer engine can emit as much particulate matter as more than 500 cars. Learn how the construction industry can get green with these tips.
Learn about the different types of earth-sheltered homes and why you should consider digging in the ground to find your next residence.
Some businesses toss around the word "green" to be hip and fit, but the question is just how green are their products and buildings anyways? Let's take a closer look.
A wonderful, whimsical Austin eco-remodel is the playful expression of two highly creative minds.
Many of the herbs used for beauty and health today have been tested and tried over centuries. A new article by James A. Duke, Ph.D., discusses the history and uses of flax, myrrh and others.
Ever wonder what, exactly, you're getting when you pay a little extra for Forest Stewardship Council-certified wood and paper products? This video offers a comprehensive look at the FSC's roots and branches.
Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research in Germany have developed a new type of insulating foam.
The defeat of Congressman Jim Oberstar wasn't just a blow to Minnesota. It was a loss for everyone who bikes and walks.