Sunflowers vs Radioactive Waste – How Effective Are They?

Sunflowers vs Radioactive Waste – How Effective Are They?

This article from Nature World News adds to the previous literature concluding that using sunflowers to remediate radioactive waste in the field is NOT a reliably effective strategy, despite the success of lab studies. Unfortunate, but good to debunk the myths! Read...
PHYTO RESEARCH CASE STUDY- Farmer’s Flying Service

PHYTO RESEARCH CASE STUDY- Farmer’s Flying Service

PHYTO RESEARCH CASE STUDY: Project Name: Farmers Flying Service (Sand Creek, 2013) Location:  Bancroft, WI Consultants/ Scientists:  Sand Creek Consultants, Wisconsin and University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point- Mark Dawson, William DeVita and Christopher Rog Date...
Prepping Site for a Phytobuffer

Prepping Site for a Phytobuffer

Offshoots, Inc is preparing a phytobuffer site. At a family-owned natural stone supplier, Offshoots’s team is taking down a small set of Spruce to clear the way for poplars to protect the site and groundwater from a petroleum leak that occurred on the site. High...
PHYTO Book Review

PHYTO Book Review

Kate Kennen and Niall Kirkwood’s PHYTO was reviewed by Ian Balcom in Ecological Restoration.

Offshoots Celebrates 5 Year Anniversary

Happy Anniversary Offshoots, Inc.! The new year marks the 5th Anniversary for Offshoots. Since 2012, the team has taken on over 115 installation and design projects amounting to 100 acres, and 18 planning projects totaling over 1,600 acres. Offshoots projects have...