Pascal Yan

Pascal is a tree planter and naturalist from Quebec, Canada. His fascination for nature fuels much of his writing.

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How You Can Steward and Forest Farm Endangered Wild Ramps

Wild Ramps (Allium tricoccum), or also commonly called Wild Leeks, are a tasty non-timber forest product that's gotten quite a lot of attention lately. It's delicious oniony and garlicky flavor has become a favorite in...

How to Forest Farm Mushrooms for Income

You can start to forest farm mushrooms for fun or for money, really it's up to you, but forest farming mushrooms can be a good source of income and can become quite a big business...

How to Earn Money with Non-Timber Forest Products

First of all, what are Non-Timber Forest Products? Non-timber forest products (NTFPs) are any product or service other than timber that is produced in forests. Down below I've listed some forest products for you: Mushrooms OilsMedicinal...

9 Eco Friendly Pest Control Alternatives that Work

Pest infestation is a huge problem in almost every land or garden. Pests destroy crops in a huge manner and this can lead to loss of crops and in turn loss of money. Other pests...

Man goes to China and picks up trash while hiking, locals are loving it! #Trashtag Challenge

There has been a viral trend going on lately called the #Trashtag challenge captioned: "For all, you bored teens out there" If you haven't read or heard about it yet, people are gathering and cleaning up...

Eco Friendly Modular Homes: A Beginner’s Guide

Living in green, eco friendly modular homes is more than just a trending thing now. It is actually a way to give back to the environment or generally the Earth. Green modular homes do more...

Hybrid Trees: The Tree Farming Guide For Beginners

Starting your own hybrid tree farm can be a lucrative and sustainable venture. In this hybrid tree farming guide you will find all the information you need.

Facts About Cotton To Help You Make The Right Choice [Study]

Today we are going to tackle some facts about cotton, a material we use so much in our everyday lives. Towels, dish cloths, table cloths, cushions, blankets, curtains, clothes, etc. There are so many uses...

Eco-Friendly Packaging: The Ultimate Guide

All you need to know about Eco-friendly packaging. A broken down guide with information about suppliers, labels, availability & new technology. The ultimate resources for all your biodegradable packaging info. With the evolution of international laws...

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How to Start a Plant Nursery & Become a Green Entrepreneur

So you have a green thumb and really dig business, you've always wanted to start one but you don't have the right idea. What...

The Boreal Forests of the World: North’s Natural Wonder

The boreal forests, the largest terrestrial biome on the planet, are vast coniferous forests spanning across the northern hemisphere, mainly north of the 50th...

23 Northern Ingredients That Make Delicious Wild Tea

Did you know there are wild tea species that grow naturally in North America? Not only is there wild tea, but there are also...

8 Boreal Forest Medicinal Trees Native Americans Used

The boreal forests of the world have some of the coldest temperatures found on the planet. Only the hardiest of humans have been able...

How to Find Medicinal Plants in the Boreal Forest

Among the known non-timber forest products, boreal forest medicinal plants might be the least explored and studied. Truth is, there is a huge potential...