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Documentary Film, Becoming Animal

SustainFloyd is offering a free online screening of the documentary film, Becoming Animal, from April 23-25, 2024. Sign up for the film below. Becoming Animal is a collaboration between filmmakers Emma Davie (The Oil Machine) and Peter Mettler (The End of Time) and the influential writer and geo-philosopher David Abram. […]

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Documentary Film, Ecosophia

A new offering in the SustainFloyd online documentary film series. This film will be available to view for free April 20-22, 2024. Sign up for the film below. This documentary brings diverse perspectives on climate change, including climate scientists, social scientists, and indigenous people. The many voices intersect and converge

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Creative Solutions from VT Students

We were very happy to sponsor our third competition for Virginia Tech Industrial Design students. In the Fall Semester of 2023 we challenged the students to identify sustainability issues facing some Floyd organizations and asked them to offer design solutions. Students visited Red Rooster Coffee, Angels in the Attic, The

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A Smaller Holiday Footprint

Giving and receiving gifts doesn’t have to complicate the holiday season if it’s simplicity that we seek.  No matter which holidays you celebrate redefining traditions around a smaller footprint and reduced consumption can be done.  An internet search will turn up long lists of more earth friendly gifting ideas such

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Film screening Regenerating Life

Regenerating Life

Signup below for our free screening of this new documentary film. Regenerating Life makes a case for a more nuanced understanding of climate change. Enjoy beautiful photography, informative interviews and humor in this 2023 documentary from John Feldman. Start the New Year with some fresh climate change insights. Regenerating Life

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Kiss the Ground Documentary

Kiss the Ground

Free online screening on demand now until August 31! How about some good news for a change? KISS THE GROUND unveils a game-changer to our climate crisis: the Earth’s own soil. The documentary offers a solution to global warming– “Regenerative Agriculture”. The film presents the research, practice, and hope we

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Wildflower Wednesdays

Wildflower Wednesdays

SustainFloyd is working with the Floyd Native Plant Initiative to bring more native pollinator plants to the community. This Wednesday, May 24, is the first giveaway of seedlings that are being grown by volunteers to research which plants can be recommended to gardeners and growers in the Floyd County. You

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