Nature & Environment

Explore how sustainability creates a connection between our communities and the natural world that sustains us.

How to Keep Your Barn Cats Healthy

By Mary Ellen Smith/Off The Grid News

Learn how to care for your outdoor mousers.

Forage with the Falling Fruit Map

By Lydia Noyes

The interactive Falling Fruit digital map makes it easier than ever to take advantage of the underappreciated food that grows in urban spaces.

A Gathering of Seed Savers

By Oscar H. Will III

The Editorial Director of MOTHER EARTH NEWS reminisces about the Seed Savers Exchange Conference & Campout.

Critical Survival Tools for Severe Weather Events

By Ed Essex

How to be prepared for any emergency from power outages to severe weather events.


5 Questions for Howard Garrett

By Howard Garrett

Learn more about MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR speaker Howard Garrett!

What is Earth Law and Why Does it Matter?

By Darlene May Lee, Earth Law Center

Current environmental protection can’t keep up with the pace of environmental destruction. Earth law paves a path to connect many different groups and interests working to protect nature, unifies activists and advocates towards a common tangible goal, and gives nature the same rights that corporations and humans have.

The Compost Pile Prayer

By Willi Paul

The Compost Pile Prayer - a modern symbol for community, cosmic Christ, and eternity.

5 Questions for Shawn and Beth Dougherty

By Shawn and Beth Dougherty

Learn more about MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR speakers Shawn and Beth Dougherty!