Crocs, urine and one professor’s sustainable lifestyle

In an attempt to leave a small carbon footprint, Cal Poly physics professor Peter Schwartz pees on his trees instead of using fresh water.

Growing Grounds Downtown: San Luis Obispo’s secret garden

A plant with a cause; check out Growing Grounds plant shop downtown.

Locally grown plants aid in local recovery

Growing Grounds Downtown, a plant shop nestled in downtown San Luis Obispo, is Transitions Mental Health Association’s program that sells plants from two local farms.Clients work at the store and farms and benefit from horticultural therapy.