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New Energy Frontier: Drilling Into Coal for Gas

New Energy Frontier: Drilling Into Coal for Gas | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Borrowing technology from fracking, energy companies are touting a new approach to coal—igniting it underground to produce gas. Is it cleaner, or just more risky?
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Seeds: New community garden sprouting in midtown

Seeds: New community garden sprouting in midtown | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Midtown residents are about to get a new opportunity to put down roots.
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New York City Apartment Complex Seeks Farmer-in-Residence

New York City Apartment Complex Seeks Farmer-in-Residence | sustainablity | Scoop.it
A large-scale apartment complex currently under construction on Staten Island is looking for an in-house urban farmer.
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MSP - Edible Flint Works to Address Water Emergency through Urban Gardening

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More local growing farms are growing organic produce | WGRZ.com

More local growing farms are growing organic produce | WGRZ.com | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Go to any supermarket and you'll see entire sections devoted to organic produce. Supply shortages are one of the greatest challenges facing the organic industry, as the demand continues to grow nationwide.
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Open Source Agriculture

Open Source, normally referred to within the domain of computer software, also pertains to the availability of the inner workings of physical operations and technology in the modes of hardware and ...
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40 years of science: Organic ag key to feeding the world - WSU News

40 years of science: Organic ag key to feeding the world - WSU News | sustainablity | Scoop.it
PULLMAN, Wash. - WSU researchers have concluded that feeding the world with sustainability goals in mind is possible.
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New research on the investment case for ecological farming

New research on the investment case for ecological farming | sustainablity | Scoop.it
SLM Partners, an investment firm, has released a white paper that explains why ecological and regenerative farming provides an attractive investment opp...
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From salt to GMOs - resistance is fertile

From salt to GMOs - resistance is fertile | sustainablity | Scoop.it
How can progressive movements rise above merely being right, to mount effective mass opposition to corporate rule and the dictatorship of the super-wealthy? By learning from Gandhi, writes Colin Todhunter, and devising new campaigns that engage with people's everyday concerns - like access to safe, wholesome, affordable, 'open source' food.
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Agrihood Communities Redefining ‘Homegrown’ Food

Agrihood Communities Redefining ‘Homegrown’ Food | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Agrihoods, exploding in popularity, bring the farm-to-table movement one step closer to your kitchen counter every night.
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Louisville Farm to Table aims to make buying organic food easier

Louisville Farm to Table aims to make buying organic food easier | sustainablity | Scoop.it
City and community leaders want people to think about where their food comes from.
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FEATURE-Asia shrimp farmers restock mangrove

FEATURE-Asia shrimp farmers restock mangrove | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Shrimp farms have destroyed mangroves worldwide, but organic shrimp may encourage new tree-planting
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Op-ed: Deregulate local food production so Utahns can eat better

Op-ed: Deregulate local food production so Utahns can eat better | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Here in the United States, we have the lowest-cost, most readily available food supply in the world. However, agriculture in the United States faces some serious issues. A growing concern for many of us is ...
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Big news for bees

Big news for bees | sustainablity | Scoop.it
As ecological farming and the market for organic food continues to grow across the globe, I’m heartened to see that the same is true in Spain, my home country, where we are going through one of the worst economic crises in recent history.In challenging times, good news is welcome. This week we’re celebrating news from Vale
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EU audit shows farmers add non-organic animals and birds

EU audit shows farmers add non-organic animals and birds | sustainablity | Scoop.it
British farmers are bypassing strict laws on organic food production, leading to questions about the integrity of the multi-billion-pound business.
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Future uncertain for Berkeley community garden

Future uncertain for Berkeley community garden | sustainablity | Scoop.it
The city must decide whether it can step in to save a cherished garden after it emerged the owner of one of the garden parcels has not paid property taxes for five years.
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Roundup and GMO's: Damaging your mitochondria and creating disease -- Sott.net

Roundup and GMO's: Damaging your mitochondria and creating disease -- Sott.net | sustainablity | Scoop.it
In the featured video, Jeffrey Smith interviews Dr. Alex Vasquez, M.D., Ph.D., author of about 100 papers and 15 scientific books, and Stephanie Seneff, Ph.D., a Senior Research Scientist at MIT and author of about 200 papers, about the impact of...
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These Plants Are the Pulse of Sustainable Farming and Healthy Eating

These Plants Are the Pulse of Sustainable Farming and Healthy Eating | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Beans, lentils, and other pulses are both cheap and nutritious, and they play an important role in nurturing soil.
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Organic Farming Better Suited To Climate Change, Study Finds

Organic Farming Better Suited To Climate Change, Study Finds | sustainablity | Scoop.it
For decades, a growing number of consumers have turned to organic produce as a healthier alternative to vegetables and fruits grown with chemical
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Farmers Spray Staggering Amounts of Monsanto’s Roundup

Farmers Spray Staggering Amounts of Monsanto’s Roundup | sustainablity | Scoop.it
More than 3.5 billion pounds of glyphosate herbicide have been sprayed in the U.S. since it first hit the market as Monsanto’s “Roundup” in 1974, according to a paper published today by agricultural economist Charles Benbrook in the open-access journal Environmental Sciences Europe.
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If There Are No New Farmers, Who Will Grow Our Food?

If There Are No New Farmers, Who Will Grow Our Food? | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Programs across the country are trying to make it easier for new farmers to get started and put down roots. Here's why: There's only one farmer under 35 for every six over 65. By 2030, one-quarter of America's current farmers will retire.
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Organic Cannabis? One Colorado Hemp Farm Has Earned The USDA’s Blessing

Organic Cannabis? One Colorado Hemp Farm Has Earned The USDA’s Blessing | sustainablity | Scoop.it
Colorado is now home to some of the nation’s first certified organic cannabis, which comes with a blessing from federal regulators. CBDRx, a Longmont, Colo
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Vegetables through WhatsApp

Vegetables through WhatsApp | sustainablity | Scoop.it
While WhatsApp is used by many people for exchanging messages, videos and photographs, two young farmers in Belagavi district have found a novel purpose for it - marketing their produce.
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Expanding organics market gains momentum among U.S. producer...

Expanding organics market gains momentum among U.S. producer... | sustainablity | Scoop.it
MADISON, S.D. — Charlie Johnson of Madison, S.D., a former president of the Northern Plains Sustainable Agricultural Society, sees a strong future for organics,...
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New Law Could Change France’s Food System for the Better

New Law Could Change France’s Food System for the Better | sustainablity | Scoop.it
French Parliament has voted in favor of a law that could revolutionize their food system.
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