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Climate Change and Adapting For Our Future: Food Sources

First in a series

Back in 2012, I wrote an article for Nifty-Home-Bar.com entitled “The Wine Industry and Climate Change”, discussing how many in the wine industry have accepted the reality of global climate change and were adapting to increased temperatures in wine growing regions.

Today, at a time when reactionary political forces who unfortunately retain positions of power in the United States continue to deny the existence of climate change and its worsening effects on the lives of all citizens, we are fortunate that scientists and progressive politicians are working together to find solutions to some of our most pressing needs. Continue reading

The Viesso Cat Cube

The Viesso Cat Cube

If you are involved in green living, chances are pretty good you are also a pet owner, and if your pet(s) of choice is of the feline variety, then don’t pass up the chance to to have a piece of environmentally friendly and stylish cat furniture in your living space. The Viesso Cat Cube will be an unobtrusive addition to your living room, family room, den or bedroom, and will give your kitty a nice place to frolic or to sleep. It is even sturdy enough for humans to sit upon as well.

Viesso builds their Cat Cubes as they do all their furniture, with great respect for the Earth, with a minimum of waste – all their products are custom made upon order (three weeks is not too long to wait for such a wonderful product) using an efficient manufacturing process, and utilizing a minimum of raw materials.

They manufacture products made from natural, recycled, and sustainable materials, using processes that feature reduced emissions. The Viesso Cat Cube features covering in sisal (Agave sisalana), a fabric made from stiff fibers derived from the Agave, a cactus-like succulent native to northern Mexico, and most commonly known for its nectar, which is used as a natural sweetener in beverages and in cooking, and which is very popular in vegan cuisine.

Available in 18″ x 18″ or 27″ x 27″ sizes, with choice of wood or metal base, and with aqua, black, brown, grey and red fabric choices.

$375.00 to $573.00

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