The following services and vendors offer eco-friendly solutions:
Sustainable Blacksburg is a group dedicated to green initiatives within Blacksburg.
Debra Graff - Teaches Square Foot Gardening to grow abundant organic fruit and year-round vegetables from small raised garden beds.NatureScapes - Sarah Gibbs, Permaculture Designer, 540-818-1394, Email & Phil Callicott, Sustainable Builder, 540-818-5141, Email
Blacksburg Farmers Market - every Saturday and Wednesday on the corner of Roanoke & Draper.
Glade Road Growing - Specializing in all natural annual vegetables and seven colonies of honeybees and a small apple orchard.Shadowchase Farm - Naturally Raised Grass Finished
Beef and Pork on a family owned and operated farm.
The Blacksburg Price House Nature Center:
Environment, Discovery and Engagement. Operated by SEED. Nature discovery for children.
Barry B. Robinson - Horticulturist & Sustainable Ag Consultant, 540-230-1695, Email
Blacksburg Transit - providing accessible public transportation to everyone
PME Compost - making all natural and safe compost from local waste.
The Smart Way - commuter bus linking the New River Valley and the Roanoke Valley
The Town of Blgacksburg - dedicated to enhancing sustainability in its operations and through its policies (Biodiesel and Hybrid Fleet)
TOB Mayor's Task Force on Climate Protection and Sustainability
YMCA at Virginia Tech - offering a variety of community programs
Blacksburg Wind/Solar Power - installation of turbines and solar collectors at the YMCA Center on Main Street
Green Business Directory for the NRV - links to businesses that will help you green your home and more
Green Buildings and Renovations in Blacksburg, Virginia
Hale-YMCA Community Gardens (Roper Solar Greenhouse)
Go Green NRV
Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team at Virginia Tech
Sustainable Food Corps at Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech Catawba Sustainability Center
Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP)
Catawba Sustainability Center
Ceritano's Ristorante offers natural authentic Italain cusine in a comfortable atmosphere.