Better Farm: The Green Effect

Sun Chips and National Geographic have teamed up in a contest called The Green Effect, which asks us what we would to to green up our communities if given $20,000. From the contest Web site:

The objective of the SunChips® "Green Effect" Contest (the "Contest") is to provide an opportunity for contestants to share their Green Idea, which is an environmentally-friendly project that would help their local environment and community ("Green Idea"). Five (5) winners will each receive a cash prize to be used towards executing their respective Green Ideas. See below for details.

This seemed like a no-brainer for Better Farm to sign up for STAT. Here's our entry—please cheer us on by ranking our proposal on the site! Ten finalists will be posted on the site July 7...

Nicole Caldwell

Nicole Caldwell is a self-taught environmentalist, green-living savant and sustainability educator with more than a decade of professional writing experience. She is also the co-founder of Better Farm and president of betterArts. Nicole’s work has been featured in Mother Earth News, Reader’s Digest, Time Out New York, and many other publications. Her first book, Better: The Everyday Art of Sustainable Living, is due out this July through New Society Publishers.