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Brewers Embrace Urban Hops from Backyard Farmers

Brewers Embrace Urban Hops from Backyard Farmers | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Independent breweries in London may start buying hops from allotments, backyard farmers and anyone who will grow them.
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Why Should You Eat More Tilapia and Why It's a Sustainable Fish ...

Why Should You Eat More Tilapia and Why It's a Sustainable Fish ... | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
The tilapia is not a very sensitive fish to culture and in reality some people ask them to inside their backyards. Eating sustainable fish is a thing that all person must be concerned about because of the dwindling availability of ...
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The Hanging Gardens: Window Farms and Verticle Hydroponics

The Hanging Gardens: Window Farms and Verticle Hydroponics | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
The Window Farm: Vertical Hydroponics. http://www.windowfarms.org. Started by a lone food activist is New York City, the Window Farm Project has grown and spread around the world. How can we grow food in a City setting ...
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What Is Aquaponics And How Are You Able To Benefit From It ...

What Is Aquaponics And How Are You Able To Benefit From It? Uncategorized Add comments. Feb 192012. Aquaponics is a system that combines hydroponics and aquaculture. Hydroponics is about planting soilless plants.
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slow food | growing grace farm

slow food | growing grace farm | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Posted by growing grace farm in creation, farming, gardening, growing grace dictionary, homesteading, nature and tagged with canning, cooking, creation, Creator, farming, fruit, garden, gardening, God, grow, homesteading, organic, permaculture,...
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Thanks for the post here, sustainable gnome! Here's the newest essay on community gardening http://growinggracefarm.wordpress.com/2012/02/20/community-garden/
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Lexicon Of Sustainability 2012 Calendar — City Farmer News

Lexicon Of Sustainability 2012 Calendar — City Farmer News | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Wes Jackson on reinventing wheat farming. Joel Salatin on embracing the value of saner farming practices. Vandana Shiva on the global imperative of protecting seeds. Paul Stamets on how mushrooms can save the world.
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Against Tide of Antiquated City Ag Laws, Sustainable Urban Flower ...

Against Tide of Antiquated City Ag Laws, Sustainable Urban Flower ... | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Beginning in 2003, Kolla began growing organic cut flowers on her half-acre backyard garden in the hilly neighborhood of Silver Lake.
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Urban Farm Handbook Giveaway | Chiot's Run

Urban Farm Handbook Giveaway | Chiot's Run | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
When my friend Annette Cottrell from Sustainable Eats asked me to read through her new book Urban Farm Handbook: City Slicker Resources for Growing, Raising,...
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TED TALK ON SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE VIA AQUAPONICS

Primavera Aquaponics LLC is a company on the Windward side of Oahu, Hawaii that endeavors to construct, install, and maintain aquaponic gardens in ...youtube.com...
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An 'artist co-op' for urban farmers - MinnPost.com

An 'artist co-op' for urban farmers - MinnPost.com | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
MinnPost.comAn 'artist co-op' for urban farmersMinnPost.comTwin Cities, an urban agriculture project started by five local food activists looking to create a “model urban farm” by bringing together people and plants as a community in which they...
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10 Steps to Starting a Community Garden

10 Steps to Starting a Community Garden | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
1. Organize a meeting of interested people
First determine if the garden is really needed and wanted by the community. It seems obvious, but community engagement is the most important part of ...
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Video: Urban Farming NYC

Video of examples of urban farming in NYC.


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They quietly shut down this program in August ... no explanation or reason for school action ...
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FARM:shop Aquaponics – Getting More out of Less — Climate Today

FARM:shop Aquaponics – Getting More out of Less — Climate Today | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Every city should do this! - Editor. FARM:shop Aquaponics – Getting More out of Less Because we need to grow 50% more food by 2030, we need to do more with less. How can we farm everywhere in our cities?
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The roots of success - BlueRidgeNow.com

The roots of success - BlueRidgeNow.com | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
The roots of successBlueRidgeNow.comDouble Harvest uses different approaches to reach people in each country, depending on the culture and the specific conditions and needs in each area, Lemkes said.
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Shelfponics Kit by GardenPool.org | GardenPool.org

Shelfponics Kit by GardenPool.org | GardenPool.org | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Looking for a great way to have a vertical aquaponic garden of your own? ...
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Aquaponics Off Grid Power. Backup Systems. | Murray Hallam's ...

Aquaponics Off Grid Power. Backup Systems. | Murray Hallam's ... | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
It is the desire of almost every Aquaponics operator to ultimately run their system independently of the mains power grid. Just how reliable and affordable will mains power be into the future is the question on my mind.
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Survive and Thrive TV - Sustainable Urban Farming & Organic Gardening In Detroit

Sustainable Urban Farming & Organic Gardening In Detroit The Economic Collapse and resulting local responses that has occurred in Detroit ...youtube.com...
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Chicago Urban Farm Aims for Environmental & Economic Self ...

Chicago Urban Farm Aims for Environmental & Economic Self ... | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
The world's best thinkers on energy & climate ... Forget roof gardens; the only thing to have growing on a city centre building these days is a farm. Businessweek magazine has ranked the ...
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Turning Recycled Coffee Grounds into Gourmet Mushrooms | Crisp ...

Turning Recycled Coffee Grounds into Gourmet Mushrooms | Crisp ... | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
The Mushroom Garden product started as an experiment in a fraternity kitchen, but with a little seed money from the UC Berkeley Chancellor, the company is now on it's way to diverting and reusing 1 million pounds of grounds in ...
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The Future of Algae, Pt. 5 :Algae Industry Magazine

The Future of Algae, Pt. 5 :Algae Industry Magazine | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
Yet the preservation of Indonesia's wetlands and peatlands is an essential component to the mitigation of climate change due to their carbon storing capabilities. Project Bio-Slum works within the ...
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Aquaponics at Waimanalo (Oahu) Women's Transitional Home Hawaii, By: Primavera Aquaponics LLC

Primavera Aquaponics LLC is a company on the Windward side of Oahu, Hawaii that endeavors to construct, install, and maintain aquaponic gardens in ...youtube.com...
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The Many Flavors of Urban Farming

The Many Flavors of Urban Farming | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it
The practice of urban agriculture is incredibly variable.
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MAP's Urban Agriculture Training - Buffalo Rising

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MAP's Urban Agriculture TrainingBuffalo RisingMore and more, urban farming is looking like a smart, practical and sustainable way to increase productivity in urban areas that are in need of 'stabilizing' land use initiatives.
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FarmRoof on Kaka’ako Car Dealership — FarmRoof

FarmRoof on Kaka’ako Car Dealership — FarmRoof | Green Gnome Garden News | Scoop.it

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow)- Think of Kakaako and you're probably thinking high rises, not farms, but Kamehameha Schools sees rooftop farms as the future.  One such "ground breaking" new farm called FarmRoof® is part of the changing face of Kakaako.


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Ingredients Hawaii Film Sneak Peak

Ingredients Hawaii Film Sneak Peak
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