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Q&A with “CAPTAIN PLANET” Exec. Producers!

Join “Captain Planet” Co-Creator Barbara Pyle and Exec. Producer Nick Boxer for a fan Q&A session where YOU ask the questions!! This Saturday at 3PM Eastern on Reddit AMA – Go Planet!

Kent State Planeteers Gearing Up for New Semester!

Kent State Planeteers Gearing Up for New Semester!

Hey everyone! Classes are back in session and now that everyone’s back in town it’s time to start planning Planeteer events for the Fall. The goal of the group is to create local programs and activities to encourage the personal responsibility of everyone to create a cleaner, healthier and sustainable world. Last Spring, the group […]

Originally posted on Organikos:
For over a year now we’ve been writing about newspaper bags along with the people and organizations who work with them.  We’ve also written about how newspapers are used in other forms of recycling.   I have recently come upon an additional “closed loop” use for this ubiquitous material. Dutch designer Mieke Meijer…

Paws in the Park: Dog Walk to benefit the Portage APL

Saturday June 23 Streetsboro City Park 9:45 – Check in at Pavilion 10:00 am – Walk begins Bring your family and dog to Streetsboro’s 6th annual Paws in the Park! This is a dog walk to benefit the Portage Animal Protective League (PAPL). You and your dog will be asked to donate a minimum of $10.00. All proceeds […]

Volunteer Opportunities in the Kent, Ohio area

The Autism Society of Ohio, Greater Akron is proud to sponsor and host the Lose the Training Wheels Program. This is a 5-day camp that teaches individuals (8 years and up) with disabilities to ride a 2 wheel conventional bicycle without training wheels. In order to make this program a success, we are seeking 80 […]

Update from Oceana (We made it to 2nd place in the country!)

Update from Oceana (We made it to 2nd place in the country!)

Job well-done Planeteers! But, never fear there’s plenty more work to be done next semester. Find out more about the petition and sign the online petition to Stop the Drill! The email I received… I wanted to reach out to say hello and thank you again for your help with our spring photo petition drive. Your […]

Originally posted on Two Barn Farm:
Step by Step Instructions on how to build your very own Worm Composting Bin. This is a 5 minute project. I completed it in 3 minutes with a cold beer in one hand. You can buy worms locally or from several sources online. I purchased 2lbs of Red Wigglers…

Spotlight: The Soulsby Farm

The Soulsby Farm is located in Hudson, Ohio, run by Dan Soulsby and his family. The Soulsby Farm We believe in sustainable farming from organic heirloom seeds and are strongly against GMO’s. We grow everything organically and let our hens free range around the garden (and sometimes the neighbors yard).

Spotlight: Brunty Farms

Brunty farms is a small family farm located in Bath Township, Ohio. They specialize in pasture raised eggs, meats and organically raised fruits and vegetables. As a sustanable farm – putting the land, animals, and customers over profits – they offer a great alternative to commercial farms. 

Oceana Petition: 136 supporters strong!