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County Agricultural Commission Holds March 8 Discussion on Small Farm Viability - Patch.com

County Agricultural Commission Holds March 8 Discussion on Small Farm ViabilityPatch.comSmall farms, market gardens and urban farms can have a big impact on jobs, local food security and sustainability in King County.
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Learning Urban Farming to Foster Personal Growth

Learning Urban Farming to Foster Personal Growth | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Interest from small-scale farmers is prompting university extension programs to expand their course offerings.
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Aquaponic Gardening - Casey Middle School Boulder, CO Event

Boulder Event: Aquaponic Gardening - Find event details, directions, start time, and other related events (Aquaponic Gardening Casey Middle School Denver Post: Boulder Event: Aquaponic Gardening - Find event details, di...)...
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Home Town Farms Solves Skyrocketing Food Costs | Fast Company

We are in the midst of a global food crisis, with the price of food skyrocketing globally over the last year.
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YPSILANTI: New urban farm business will have non-profit garden in Ypsilanti - Ypsilanti Courier - Heritage Newspapers

YPSILANTI: New urban farm business will have non-profit garden in Ypsilanti - Ypsilanti Courier - Heritage Newspapers | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Heritage Newspapers is your source for all southeast Michigan 24-hour breaking news, local news, sports, entertainment and more. View weather updates, watch videos and photos. Keep up with News and local Sports.
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More consumers turn to social media for food knowledge | Drug Store News

More consumers turn to social media for food knowledge: SEATTLE — Mom is being replaced by technology as the go-...
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Aquaponics and Self-watering Container Garden in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - Aquaponic Gardening

Aquaponics and Self-watering Container Garden in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - Aquaponic Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
After a short vacation, this is my first update of my Aquaponics and Self-watering Container Garden in Jeddah. An inventory: Aquaponics 1: 1 tilapia, basil, ...
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Crowdfunding Set to Explode with Passage of Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act.

Crowdfunding Set to Explode with Passage of Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Nearly $100 million in seed money was pledged to start-ups and creative projects through the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter.com last year–just one of many websites now dedicated to matching ...

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6 green roofs that make Toronto shine

6 green roofs that make Toronto shine | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Canada's largest city has been going green from the top down with one of North America's most eco-friendly roofing policies, Kalev.com's Waheeda Harris reports.
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Our Story

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And Making a Difference! Epic story of about 20 families that uprooted from suburbia and made their homes for good in one of the most blighted neighborhoods in the U.S. Lykins Neighborhood 64127 Inner City KCMO.
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Sea level rise to alter economics of California beaches: Certain beaches will shrink, others remain large

Sea level rise to alter economics of California beaches: Certain beaches will shrink, others remain large | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Rising sea levels are likely to change Southern California beaches in the coming century, but not in ways you might expect.
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Urban Farming with Kids: Seeking Simplicity Through Seeds, Chicks ...

Urban Farming with Kids: Seeking Simplicity Through Seeds, Chicks ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In 2011, Finley and her mother founded their own urban farming 4-H club, Cooped Up in Seattle. Celebrating its first anniversary this year, the club features 30 regular members (ages 5–19), with monthly meetings, community ...
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GardenPool.org | How we turned an old backyard swimming pool into a self-sufficient garden in a desert city.

GardenPool.org | How we turned an old backyard swimming pool into a self-sufficient garden in a desert city. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
http://t.co/530wS2qG - Unlimited organic aquaponic food for life from an old b...: http://t.co/Od2r4Z0j via @youtube...
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Bike ride to raise awareness of poverty-fighting power of agriculture in ... - Auburn Reporter

Bike ride to raise awareness of poverty-fighting power of agriculture in ...Auburn ReporterONE, an advocacy organization with more than 44000 members in Washington dedicated to poverty-reduction in Africa, joins the Alleycat Acres, an urban farming...
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Nine Ways In-Vitro Meat Will Change Our Lives

Nine Ways In-Vitro Meat Will Change Our Lives | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Future Flesh is squatting on your plate. Are you nervous? Stab it with a fork. Sniff it. Bite! Chew, swallow. Congratulations! Relax and ruminate now because you’re digesting a muscular invention that will massively impact the planet.
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Aquaponics Survival Communities - Google+

Aquaponics Survival Communities - Google+ | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Aquaponics Survival Communities - Aquaponics Is An Amazing Survival Food Anyone Can Start Today. (Now that our community is growing, other Aquaponic's communities are starting to join us.
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Pittsburgh neighborhoods May Grow More Healthy From Urban Farming — City Farmer News

Pittsburgh neighborhoods May Grow More Healthy From Urban Farming — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Pittsburgh neighborhoods May Grow More Healthy From Urban Farming: Keith Bey speaks at an u...
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Vitamin A May Slash Melanoma Risk, Especially in Women

Vitamin A supplements could reduce the risk of developing the deadly skin cancer melanoma, according to a new study.
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Backyard Aquaponics ~ Home Fish Farming and Hydroponic Food Production

Backyard Aquaponics ~ Home Fish Farming and Hydroponic Food Production | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Mission: Eco Preservation Society is actively engaged in sustainably focused programming for the purpose of wildlife conservation and reforestation.
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IBM receives patent for payment system that compares food purchases with health records - Articles - Employee Benefit News

IBM receives patent for payment system that compares food purchases with health records, enabling the delivery of real-time incentives (IBM receives patent for real-time incentive technology: He says that the technology builds on a point-incentive...
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5 Urban Farming Lessons - Urban Farm Online

5 Urban Farming Lessons - Urban Farm Online | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Take these five lessons from the top of the urban-farm food chain to improve your backyard, rooftop, patio or community garden. (What is urban farming without community?
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Connected Farming: An Urban Advantage

Connected Farming: An Urban Advantage | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A beginning urban farmer grows nothing without a smartphone.
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Taking Urban Farming to the Next Level – ecomagination

Taking Urban Farming to the Next Level – ecomagination | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Taking Urban Farming to the Next Level http://t.co/rBkgvaDG via @ecomagination...
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Support This Pedal-Powered Food Cart on Kickstarter! | Crisp Green

Support This Pedal-Powered Food Cart on Kickstarter! | Crisp Green | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Karen MacKay is an industrial designer and glass artist currently focusing her work on urban agriculture solutions and habits for urban wildlife. Karen's interest in art began as early as her first memories.
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Inmates, Students or Employees Can Benefit from Aquaponics » Portable Farms™

Inmates, Students or Employees Can Benefit from Aquaponics » Portable Farms™ | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The increasing populations in prisons and schools can be extremely well served by using fresh healthy food from aquaponics systems to supply the vegetables and fish needed to feed the populations of these large institutions.
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