How Lancaster Food Co. Pays It Forward Organically

December 7, 2015 by  
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Thinking about the city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, images of the Amish working hard in the fields probably is the first thought that comes to mind. There’s also the iconic visions of decadent pies, rich comfort foods and a wholesome, simple way of…

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The Simple Living Amish Are the Fastest Growing Community In the US

July 30, 2012 by  
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The Amish are best known for their simple living, their plain dress and their reluctance to adopt many of the technological luxuries we take for granted. In many regards, they are among the greenest and most sustainable communities in the US given their farming methods, their recycling of resources, their reliance on horse power and a prohibition on automobiles. However,  a new report from Ohio State University on the Amish population in the US has found that a new Amish community is founded, on average, about every 3 1/2 weeks. This would suggest that the Amish are the most rapidly growing community (and religion) in the US! Read the rest of The Simple Living Amish Are the Fastest Growing Community In the US Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: armish , farmers , farming , horse drawn , ohio state university , population growth , recycling , simple living , sustainable community , sustainable living

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Handcrafted OakBridge Timber Frame Addition Revitalizes 150-Year-Old Cabin

June 19, 2012 by  
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Parameria’s Handcrafted Furniture is Made from Sustainable Khreau Suut Vines

June 19, 2012 by  
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Parameria ‘s handcrafted furniture offers a beautiful and simple way to bring sustainable design into your home. Made from natural and organic materials, each piece is woven from a local Southeast Asian vine known as khreau suut. Every design takes about 4-5 days to construct, with plenty of patience and a lot of love invested by its crafter . The finished pieces boast phenomenal strength as well as an intricate beauty. + Parameria The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green furniture” , “natural materials” , “sustainable furniture” , eco furniture , handmade furniture , Khreau suut furniture , Parameria furniture

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