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Become a Better Grower, Maker and Changemaker with How-To Guides from New Society

These books and DVDs will help you take action on climate change. Enter to win!

Whether you’re an avid gardener, conscientious recycler, or public transportation enthusiast – however small these interests and efforts may seem – you’re already “being the change” when it comes to climate change. But there’s always room to grow your skills and lessen your impact even further. Enter below to win books and DVDs from New Society Publishers that will help you learn practical tools for a better, more climate-wise world.

Enter your email below to win a set of two books and one DVD. Each set includes:

Climate-wise Landscaping: Practical Actions for a Sustainable Future by Sue Reed and Ginny Stibolt

Climate-Wise Landscaping presents hundreds of practical actions to help homeowners and gardeners shrink the carbon footprint of every landscape, and create yards that will flourish in new, challenging conditions. Ideal for homeowners, gardeners, and landscape professionals who want to be part of the solution to climate change.

The Ever Curious Gardener: Using a Little Natural Science for a Much Better Garden by Lee Reich

The Ever Curious Gardener is an irreverent romp through the natural science of plants. Ideal for gardeners moving beyond back-of-the-seed-pack planting, it digs into the science “behind the scenes” in the garden. Acclaimed gardener, scientist, and author Lee Reich offers eye-opening insights and practical guidance on growing a much better garden.

Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary by Mary Grandelis and Dave Davis

Based on the book, Being the Change: Live Well and Spark a Climate Revolution, this feature length documentary follows climate scientist and suburban father Peter Kalmus on his journey to cut his climate impact down to one-tenth the U.S. average. Being the Change merges science, spirituality, and practical knowledge to offer a deeply optimistic message: living without fossil fuels is not only possible, it can make you happier.

For a chance to win a set of books and the DVD, just enter your name and email address into the form below. One entry per person. The form will close at midnight Pacific Time on Monday, April 9. The winners will be notified by email and asked a skill-testing question before they will be sent the books.


Who are New Society Publishers?

New Society Publishers are an activist, solutions-oriented publisher focused on bringing you tools for a world of change. We are leaders in sustainable publishing. We care deeply not only about what we publish, but also about how we do business. A certified B Corporation, we print only on 100 per cent post-consumer recycled paper, are carbon neutral and print only in North America, never offshore.

New Society Publishers have published over 300 books, available as both print and ebooks, on topics ranging from practical skills like urban farming; homesteading; small-scale farming; gardening; and natural building to progressive thinking on parenting; alternative economies; natural health; community building; alternative energy and more.

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