The votes are in! Inhabitots readers have chosen their favorite green toy  and green baby product  of 2009 and have weighed in on which stories they enjoyed most over the course of last year. A big congratulations is in order for Pogo Upcycled Sweater Animals  which have been named the Best Green Toy of 2009  by Inhabitots readers! These sweet critters created from castoff wool sweaters warmed everyone’s hearts! The rest of the winners include a revolutionary green diapering system  that’s easy on the earth and easy for parents to use, an amazingly innovative invention which supplies clean water to inhabitants of Sub-Saharan Africa  and an energy efficient tree that lit up all of our imaginations … and now, without further ado, the winners of our 2009 Readers’ Choice polls are listed after the jump!
Read Jill’s review of gDiapers, the planet’s first flushable diaper , and we’re certain you’ll agree that this eco-friendly diapering system is a must-have for green parents and babies!
Re-visit Jasmin’s post featuring the brilliant, one-of-a-kind TwistTogether LED block tree  and you’ll see exactly why this vibrant tree took root as a fan favorite!
Alexandra Kain reported on the Merry-Go-Round Water Pump  in March 2009, and its ingenious design struck a chord with readers. Learn how this pump, powered by children during playtime, delivers fresh water to entire communities in Africa!