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Food Hub Strategists for Clark County

Food Hub Strategists for Clark County | Yellow Boat Social Entrepreneurism | Scoop.it
We envision a large-scale vertical farm with a you-pick component, farmers' market and commercial...
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https://www.facebook.com/FoodHubClarkCountyNevada 

Community Organization

Steering & Stimulating #sustainability, #greenroofs, creation of #foodhubs and related #collaborations and initiatives here in Las Vegas!!! 

 

Mission

We envision a large-scale vertical farm with a you-pick component, farmers' market and commercial kitchen space for local food-centric businesses — what we hope will be "a food hub in Las Vegas.

this page is an outgrowth of #FoodHub Strategy session held on Friday, August 9, 2013:

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/150844851786808/152716901599603/

 

They are doing this in Chicago at The Plant ... we could do this here in Las Vegas:

 

http://sco.lt/7zBOZF

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Rick Passo's comment, August 10, 2013 2:37 AM
https://www.facebook.com/events/640983479254495/
event posted for strategy session #2:
and now the work really BEGINS in earnest!! Our next Food Hub Strategy session will be on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 11 am Gold Spike ‪#‎coworking‬ space.
Rick Passo's comment, August 10, 2013 8:59 AM
http://www.meetup.com/wholeway/events/134041912/
FoodHub Strategy Session for Clark County
Friday, August 23, 2013
11:00 AM
Gold Spike
217 Las Vegas Blvd North, Las Vegas, NV
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Farm for the Future

A brilliant documentary on British Television about the future prospects for sustainable farming within the coming century. 


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Happy Planet Index

nef's Happy Planet Index is an innovative measure that shows the ecological efficiency with which human well-being is created around the world.

 

It is the first ever index to combine environmental impact with well-being to measure the environmental efficiency with which country by country, people live long and happy lives.

 

visit neweconomics.org for more.

also see video re: 21 hr work week.


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