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Container planting - How to grow carrots in a small space | Edible ...

Container planting - How to grow carrots in a small space | Edible ... | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
On the up side, you can put them in small places, in the right light conditions and keep the bugs away. For more on container growing, read this post. A confession – for two years I haven't been able to grow any carrots, though ...
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GUEST POST: Low Light, Small Space Gardening | Veggie Converter

GUEST POST: Low Light, Small Space Gardening | Veggie Converter | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
Today I'm so pleased to have a guest post from Becca Wray, whose site www.thefamilychi.com helps black thumb gardeners like myself find their way.
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How to Start a Family Garden When You Live in the City

How to Start a Family Garden When You Live in the City | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
Container Gardening – If you're lucky enough to have a patio or balcony, you can start a family gardening project by growing food in containers arranged around the available space. Limited or a complete lack of lawn space ...
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L.A. Bulldozes Foreclosed Homes To Create More Urban Green Space

L.A. Bulldozes Foreclosed Homes To Create More Urban Green Space | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
Famous for its gang wars, Los Angeles also has seen its share of "park wars," writes Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris, chair of urban planning at UCLA.
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Urban chicken farming takes dinner from backyard to plate - WLOX

Urban chicken farming takes dinner from backyard to plate - WLOX | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
Urban chicken farming takes dinner from backyard to plateWLOXThere are many online resources for all the intricacies of urban chicken keeping, but the basics are space, housing, food and protection.
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Rachel's Cocktail Garden My Great Outdoors

Rachel's Cocktail Garden  My Great Outdoors | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
Name: Rachel Location: Lakeview - Chicago, Illinois Last year the hubby and I bought a window planter and filled it with beautiful flowers… only to later realize no one could see all our efforts from the street.
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How To Make Inexpensive Vertical Garden Room Divider | Urban ...

How To Make Inexpensive Vertical Garden Room Divider | Urban ... | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
Like many urban apartments, my daughter's first apartment in New York City is small on space. It's a budget “converted” one bedroom–which means there is a temporary sheet rock wall to carve another bedroom out of part of ...
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A kitchen garden in your room - Times of India

A kitchen garden in your room - Times of India | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
A kitchen garden in your roomTimes of IndiaYes, that's what the new concept of 'vertical landless farming' promises where you can grow tomatoes, chillies and small plants inside rooms - and without any hassles too.
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The farm on top of the city — City Farmer News

The farm on top of the city — City Farmer News | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
A new crop of urban farming businesses aims to feed locavores, save the planet—and turn a decent profit. By Sarah Elton MacLeans. October 18, 2012. Excerpt: There are small ventures such as Red Pocket Farm in Toronto, ...
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Urban Gardening | StAug News

Urban Gardening | StAug News | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
In some cases, competition between cities and farmers for water rights may affect the ability of farmers to feed the growing populations of cities particularly in drought-afflicted areas. When the ...
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ELIOOO. Grow Your Food

ELIOOO. Grow Your Food | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
ELIOOO is an instruction book about how to build a hydroponic system to grow plants, herbs, or vegetables in your apartment, using IKEA components.
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The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals: Choose the Best Breeds for Small-Space Farming,Produce Your Own Grass-Fed Meat,Gather Fresh Eggs,... Turkeys,Ducks,Rabbits,Goats,Sheep,Pigs,: G...

The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals: Choose the Best Breeds for Small-Space Farming,Produce Your Own Grass-Fed Meat,Gather Fresh Eggs,...
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The Toddler Garden, Updated! My Great Outdoors

The Toddler Garden, Updated!  My Great Outdoors | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
A month ago we featured Ariela's 'Toddler Garden' balcony here on Apartment Therapy. Even on a tiny apartment balcony, Ariela was able to create a special space to grow edibles and teach her 2-year-old about gardening.
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Realising a 'Green Economy': A view from the South: Urban ...

Realising a 'Green Economy': A view from the South: Urban ... | Urban Farms | Scoop.it
... and training is provided on issues such as soil improvement, water management and agroecological pest control.
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Windowfarms

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Windowfarms Windowfarms lets indoor farmers grow indoors with a window garden using organic and sustainable products. Window farm and indoor garden enthusiasts can grow indoor vegetables year round with Windowfarms.
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