Give Now

Earth Eats: Real Food, Green Living

Posts tagged oil

March 17, 2016

 

Eric Williams

In Fish Fry Season, Oil Finds Another Use As Homemade Fuel

The Omaha Biofuels Co-op collects from 25 restaurants around the city but also gathers about 1,000 gallons of fry oil from churches’ seasonal Lenten fish fries.

November 18, 2015

 

green-bean-fries

Rethink Deep Frying With Tempura Green Beans

Think about deep frying like this... You're immersing the green beans in a really hot environment and steaming them from the inside out.

October 23, 2015

 

banana hemp pancakes with fruit and honey

Go Green With These Banana Hemp Pancakes

As you're mixing the batter, embrace the army-green color. The pancakes will eventually turn a deep brown as they cook.

October 15, 2015

 

beekeeper george Hegeman

Pumpkin Seed Pesto, Matt Ewer, More Meat Means More Land

Meet Green Bean's Matt Ewer, lifelong food entrepreneur. George Hegeman has tended bees all his life. And, making soil feel young again with cover crops.

October 15, 2015

 

herb oil and pesto with toast

Start With Herb-Seasoned Oil, Add Pumpkin Seeds For Pesto

Pluck several handfuls of herbs from your indoor garden and make this colorful dressing.

April 23, 2014

 

wooden cutting board, after oiling

How To Maintain Your Wooden Cutting Boards, Spoons

Your wooden kitchen equipment will smile at you if you follow two simple rules: do not soak and oil regularly.

December 20, 2013

Total Figures 

http://www.flickr.com/photos/usdagov/6283083156/

Tallying Hidden Costs Of Industrial Food

Economists and environmental scientists are adding up unseen costs connected to industrial agriculture.

September 9, 2013

Not For Snacking 

soy bean scientist

Exploiting The Soybean

Increasingly, the soybean is being used in manufacturing — an ingredient in everything from glue to cleaning supplies to even furniture filling.

November 6, 2011

Nuts For Salad 

salad with black walnut vinaigrette

Lefty’s Black Walnut Vinaigrette

This walnut vinaigrette recipe is in honor of my father Lefty, who taught me how to forage for and prepare these delicious nuts.

June 28, 2011

Oil And Agriculture 

palm_oil

Sustainable Palm Oil: Greener Agriculture Or Greenwashing?

Cargill will offer palm oil that has been certified sustainable. The rain forests can breathe a sigh of relief?

May 25, 2011

Chemical-Free 

Mosquito On Hand

CDC Approves Non-Toxic Way To Ward Off Mosquitos

Lemon eucalyptus oil might be a safer solution to those pesky bugs.

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Earth Eats:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

About Earth Eats

Search Earth Eats

Earth Eats on Twitter

Earth Eats on Flickr

Harvest Public Media