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The kids are alright: Allegheny GoatScape is an eco-friendly landscaping alternative

A herd of goats clear brush on a hillside near Pittsburgh. They belong to Allegheny GoatScape, a non-profit organization that will supply the hungry animals to reduce unwanted or invasive vegetation. | Photo Courtesy of Allegheney GoatScape.

April 16, 2018 - 5:24pm

Businesses use worms to turn food scraps into valuable commodity

Red wigglers are used at Shadyside Nursery on Maryland Avenue in Pittsburgh to turn food scraps into nutrient-rich fertilizer. | Photo courtesy of Travis Leivo.

April 10, 2018 - 11:31am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Christian Hageseth

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North Carolina growers are betting on hemp

Tony Finch, a fourth-generation tobacco farmer near Spring Hope, sees promise in hemp as a cash crop. | Photo courtesy of CMW Media

March 14, 2018 - 7:54pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Andrew Limpert

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

David Schmitt

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Stepheni Norton

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Tim Intfen

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Pittsburgh-area couple makes a living selling the dead

A taxidermied bearded dragon is among the many formerly live products sold by Mz. Jones' Curiosities, owned by Neil and Britney Jones of Bovard, Penn. | Photo courtesy of Mz. Jones' Curiosities.

 

January 9, 2018 - 12:12pm

What’s brewing in N.C. this holiday season? Plenty

A multitude of craft brewers in the Tar Heel State means that plenty of choices await beer aficionados and casual consumers alike this holiday season. | Photo by Quinn Dombrowski via Creative Commons.

December 11, 2017 - 2:58pm

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