| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Connecticut isn't exactly the sort of place you'd expect to find herds of organically raised cattle grazing in wide-open pasture lands.
The terms "grass-fed" and "pasture-raised" beef tend to conjure images of sprawling Western ranches rather than our...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Cathy A. Sellitto, 62, of Glendale, CA, passed away November 20, 2013, at home after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was a kind, gentle person who appreciated the simple things in life; loved by all who knew her. She had a great sense of humor...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:05 AM
LYME – Some financially struggling families could be dining on venison this winter, thanks to a deer management program led by the Nature Conservancy in cooperation with a group known as Hunters for the Hungry.
David Gumbart, assistant director...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:55 PM
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By By Rory Carroll
SAN FRANCISCO - Nov 13 (Reuters) - California businesses
covered by the state's cap-and-trade program will soon be able
to use forest conservation projects to...
| Nov 10, 2013
Speaking to the National Press Club in Washington recently, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell made an important first step toward more effective and efficient conservation of the natural resources we all share.
Jewell announced a secretarial...
| Nov 9, 2013
A conservation project located between the Wekiva basin and Ocala National Forest has received financial help from TD Bank's forest initiative.
The bank, one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., is helping The Nature Conservancy with the Hollywood Pines...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:54 PM
This week brings the first and second anniversaries of two major storms that battered Connecticut. Is the state better prepared for such tempests today?
The Halloween nor'easter of October 2011 was one for the record books. Starting...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Chairman of entertainment for Fox Broadcasting Co. and avid conservationist Kevin Reilly has been named chairman of the Nature Conservancy of California Board of Trustees.
Reilly joined the California board in 2008 and will lead the conservancy in...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:21 PM
G-Zen in Branford has emerged as the victor in The Nature Conservancy's 2013 Nature's Plate Award for the state of Connecticut, as chosen by voters.
The contest honors sustainable, organic or farm-to-table restaurants in the country. LeFarm in...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:20 AM
About 20 years ago, Randy Seymour and his son John began collecting and growing native plant seed on their family farm along Raider Hollow Road in Hart County, Ky.
They started small, John Seymour says, expanding seed production gradually with the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:50 AM
The Nature Conservancy has announced five Connecticut finalists for the second annual Nature's Plate Contest, which honors sustainable, organic or farm-to-table restaurants in the country.
In the running: G-Zen in Branford, LeFarm in Westport,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:05 AM
BROOKINGS - SDSU Extension will host four Drought Risk Management Workshops for cattle, sheep and other livestock producers in Hot Springs Oct. 8, in Lemmon Oct. 9, in Gettysburg Oct. 10 and in Winner Oct. 11.
"These workshops are designed for...