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4th California Climate & Agriculture Network Summit

Posted in Events, Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki.Durivage, Tuesday, September 30th, 2014, Tags: , , , , ,

Authored by Julie Jehly, Development Associate   California Climate & Agriculture Network (CalCAN) is a coalition of organic and sustainable agriculture organizations that serves as the…

Give Wheat a Chance with Step Forward Paper

Posted in Media Partners, Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki.Durivage, Tuesday, June 10th, 2014, Tags: , , ,

“At Step Forward Paper, we proudly support and are an active member of 1% for the Planet. Each year, we give back by donating 1%…

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Sweet Success for Beekeeping in the Himalayas

By Nima Sherpa Okhreni village lies in one of the biggest district of Nepal known as Sindhupalchok District. After meeting with villagers there, Aythos learned…

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Local. Sustainable. Artisanal: Biochar & Biochar BBQ Briquettes from New Earth Farm / CDi

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by matthias@cd-international.org, Thursday, April 3rd, 2014, Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Dear members of 1% For The Planet: Today we would like to share with you some news and background to an exciting project currently in…

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Growing Innovation and Celebrating the International Year of Family Farming

The Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) and Farm Hack have just launched a collaborative Kickstarter campaign for Growing Innovation, a project to create an open…

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Miles of Trees: Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

Dear Fellow members of 1% For The Planet: Our Miles of Trees fund raising campaign is already in full swing for the season! It’s only…

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Organic Agricultural Training Center “Nouvo Te” in Les Cayes, Haiti

Dear friends, colleagues, do-gooders! CDi – Community Development International is in the process of establishing a working sustainable educational farm “Nouvo Te” Farm in Les…

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Building Resilience: Beekeeping in the Paso del Istmo

by Richard Joyce Paso Pacifico Meliponiculture Intern A lean man past middle age, Francisco Cerda still goes to work most days of the week at a…

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Nonprofit Kickstarter Campaign Highlights 17 Years of Farmer-Driven Innovation

Posted in Media Partners, Member Businesses, News, Nonprofit Partners, Supporters | by edna@rafiusa.org, Monday, March 17th, 2014, Tags: , , ,

If successful with its first Kickstarter campaign, the Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) will be able to achieve a long-held dream. With community support, RAFI…

A New Food Future!

Posted in Uncategorized | by Pauline - 1% for the Planet, Thursday, June 13th, 2013, Tags: , , , , , , ,

The importance of better connecting children with the food that they consume cannot be understated.  All too often kids have little idea where their food…