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  • Modern Living: Hydroponic produce with Shipshape Urban Farms

    Modern Living: Hydroponic produce with Shipshape Urban Farms

    Friday, July 20 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-07-20 23:30:21 GMT
    Hydroponic FacilityHydroponic Facility
    Hydroponic FacilityHydroponic Facility

    Some local entrepreneurs are bringing a new idea to Mobile. Shipshape Urban Farms is working on a downtown location to grow veggies hydroponically. 

    Some local entrepreneurs are bringing a new idea to Mobile. Shipshape Urban Farms is working on a downtown location to grow veggies hydroponically. 

  • Modern Living: Do you want to grow blueberries?

    Modern Living: Do you want to grow blueberries?

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:10 PM EDT2018-07-13 23:10:51 GMT
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    BlueberriesBlueberries

    Did you get a chance to pick some blueberries this season? If you missed it, you may want to grow your own for next year and the years to come, but blueberries aren't the easiest plant to tackle. 

    Did you get a chance to pick some blueberries this season? If you missed it, you may want to grow your own for next year and the years to come, but blueberries aren't the easiest plant to tackle. 

  • Modern Living: Single-stream recycling

    Modern Living: Single-stream recycling

    Thursday, July 5 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-07-06 01:29:28 GMT

    Single-stream recycling is revolutionizing an entire industry.

    Single-stream recycling is revolutionizing an entire industry.

  • Modern Living: Modern Lighting

    Modern Living: Modern Lighting

    Thursday, June 28 2018 8:39 PM EDT2018-06-29 00:39:04 GMT

    These days replacing a light bulb gets a bit complicated. There are a lot of choices and they continue to grow.

    These days replacing a light bulb gets a bit complicated. There are a lot of choices and they continue to grow.

  • Modern Living: Keeping Cool

    Modern Living: Keeping Cool

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-06-13 00:40:56 GMT
    Photo: FOX10 NewsPhoto: FOX10 News
    Photo: FOX10 NewsPhoto: FOX10 News

    Keeping cool isn't easy and it isn't cheap, but there's new tech that can keep you comfy during the hot summer weather.

    Keeping cool isn't easy and it isn't cheap, but there's new tech that can keep you comfy during the hot summer weather.

  • Succulent Summer Squash

    Succulent Summer Squash

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-06-05 14:37:44 GMT
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    Patty pan squashPatty pan squash

    Straight from the farm to your table. Summer squash is one of our area's favorite summer veggies.

    Straight from the farm to your table. Summer squash is one of our area's favorite summer veggies.

  • Blueberry season!

    Blueberry season!

    Friday, June 1 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-06-01 23:15:31 GMT
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    Blueberries are one of nature's sweetest treats and right now they are ripe for harvest along the Gulf Coast.

    Blueberries are one of nature's sweetest treats and right now they are ripe for harvest along the Gulf Coast.

  • Modern Living: Before you hit the road this Memorial Day

    Modern Living: Before you hit the road this Memorial Day

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:42:15 GMT
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    Photo: FOX10 NewsPhoto: FOX10 News

    AAA expects highway travel to be up 5% this Memorial Day weekend. It's not a time that you can afford car trouble.

    AAA expects highway travel to be up 5% this Memorial Day weekend. It's not a time that you can afford car trouble.

  • Modern Living: What kind of grass do you have?

    Modern Living: What kind of grass do you have?

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:37 PM EDT2018-05-19 02:37:03 GMT

    A perfect lawn isn't easy. You can't just sit back and watch the grass grow. It needs care. 

    A perfect lawn isn't easy. You can't just sit back and watch the grass grow. It needs care. 

  • Modern Living: A proper mow

    Modern Living: A proper mow

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-05-08 19:26:16 GMT
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    GrassGrass

    The Saturday morning symphony of rumbling mowers is the background noise of our warm months. But keeping your turf in terrific shape is not always as easy as a good mow. 

    The Saturday morning symphony of rumbling mowers is the background noise of our warm months. But keeping your turf in terrific shape is not always as easy as a good mow. 

  • Modern Living: Herb garden tips

    Modern Living: Herb garden tips

    Friday, May 4 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-05-04 22:31:45 GMT
    HerbsHerbs
    HerbsHerbs

    If you want to plant with a purpose you may want to try herbs. The useful greenery can help you with cooking, fragrance, and even medicine. 

    If you want to plant with a purpose you may want to try herbs. The useful greenery can help you with cooking, fragrance, and even medicine. 

  • Modern Living: Create your own butterfly garden

    Modern Living: Create your own butterfly garden

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:10:51 GMT
    Golden AlexanderGolden Alexander
    Golden AlexanderGolden Alexander

    The flutter of butterflies is a soothing sight, but how can make your yard more tempting for the colorful insects?

    The flutter of butterflies is a soothing sight, but how can make your yard more tempting for the colorful insects?

  • Modern Living: Alternative Pesticides

    Modern Living: Alternative Pesticides

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-04-10 18:11:22 GMT
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    flowersflowers

    Got bugs? They can be quite a nuisance if they're chowing down on your flowers and veggies. 

    Got bugs? They can be quite a nuisance if they're chowing down on your flowers and veggies. 

  • Modern Living - Buzzing to be a beekeeper?

    Modern Living - Buzzing to be a beekeeper?

    Sunday, April 1 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-04-02 01:16:52 GMT
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    BeekeepingBeekeeping

    Go inside a hive and see what it takes to be a beekeeper.

    Go inside a hive and see what it takes to be a beekeeper.

  • Modern Living - Saving your sagos

    Modern Living - Saving your sagos

    Monday, March 26 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-03-26 19:04:05 GMT

    Most of our winter was pretty mild, but a couple of severe cold snaps in January may have done a number on your plants. 

    Most of our winter was pretty mild, but a couple of severe cold snaps in January may have done a number on your plants. 

  • Got a Swarm? Don't Panic!

    Got a Swarm? Don't Panic!

    Sunday, March 25 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-03-25 11:18:05 GMT
    Bee SwarmBee Swarm

    Bees are critical to the environment. Nearly everything we eat relies on their pollination, but when bees swarm they can get a bit scary. 

    Bees are critical to the environment. Nearly everything we eat relies on their pollination, but when bees swarm they can get a bit scary. 

  • Inside the Area's Only Single-Stream Recycling Facility

    Inside the Area's Only Single-Stream Recycling Facility

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 7:33 AM EDT2017-06-14 11:33:12 GMT
    Single-Stream Recycling FacilitySingle-Stream Recycling Facility
    Single-Stream Recycling FacilitySingle-Stream Recycling Facility

    Single-stream recycling is revolutionizing an entire industry. The technology that makes it possible is amazing. 

    Single-stream recycling is revolutionizing an entire industry. The technology that makes it possible is amazing. 

  • How New Homes Are Saving energy

    How New Homes Are Saving energy

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-07-11 19:59:25 GMT

    Newly built homes are getting more and more efficient with new technologies and materials. 

    Newly built homes are getting more and more efficient with new technologies and materials. 

  • Behind the scenes at the Mobile County Recycling Center

    Behind the scenes at the Mobile County Recycling Center

    Monday, July 24 2017 2:52 PM EDT2017-07-24 18:52:46 GMT
    Mobile County Recycling CenterMobile County Recycling Center
    Mobile County Recycling CenterMobile County Recycling Center

    Behind the scenes at the Mobile County Recycling Center

    Behind the scenes at the Mobile County Recycling Center

  • Making your garden sweet for bees

    Making your garden sweet for bees

    Monday, March 5 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-03-05 21:28:23 GMT
    Bee hives at Environmental Studies CenterBee hives at Environmental Studies Center
    Bee hives at Environmental Studies CenterBee hives at Environmental Studies Center

    Is it time to get your garden buzzing? The hum of hard-working bees is vital for your garden and the environment.

    Is it time to get your garden buzzing? The hum of hard-working bees is vital for your garden and the environment.

  • Bad bottles: The water bottle dilemma

    Bad bottles: The water bottle dilemma

    Tuesday, October 3 2017 11:29 AM EDT2017-10-03 15:29:06 GMT
    Bad BottlesBad Bottles
    Bad BottlesBad Bottles

    The average American drinks 40 gallons of bottled water every year. It's a healthier alternative for our bodies, but it's not great for the Earth. 
     

    The average American drinks 40 gallons of bottled water every year. It's a healthier alternative for our bodies, but it's not great for the Earth. 
     

  • Keeping Cool and Saving Money

    Keeping Cool and Saving Money

    Friday, July 7 2017 6:44 PM EDT2017-07-07 22:44:07 GMT
    Smart ThermostatsSmart Thermostats

    Keeping cool isn't easy and it isn't cheap. 

    Keeping cool isn't easy and it isn't cheap. 

  • Commitment to the Environment: The Cool Glow of LED's

    Commitment to the Environment: The Cool Glow of LED's

    Friday, June 30 2017 6:41 PM EDT2017-06-30 22:41:35 GMT

    These days replacing a light bulb gets a bit complicated. There are a lot of choices and they continue to grow. 

    These days replacing a light bulb gets a bit complicated. There are a lot of choices and they continue to grow. 

  • A Cutting-Edge Recycling Facility

    A Cutting-Edge Recycling Facility

    Friday, June 9 2017 7:33 PM EDT2017-06-09 23:33:31 GMT

    A cutting-edge facility in Escambia County Florida is turning trash into green.

    A cutting-edge facility in Escambia County Florida is turning trash into green.

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