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Sustainable Agriculture Institute Arms Returning Veterans with Tools to Become Farmers of the Future

Returning military often find themselves struggling to return to normality after serving overseas.

What Would it Take to Mainstream "Alternative Agriculture"

The industrialized food system, studies have shown, is linked to greenhouse gas emissions, algal blooms, pesticide pollution, soil erosion and biodiversity …

Getting to Yay!

I promised to do a few newsletters on helpful points about how to be more competent, especially on food and city issues. So here goes.

In Collaboration with Underserved Community an Outsider Helps Establish First Urban Farm in Dallas

In what some might describe as a midlife crisis and others an epiphany, Daron Babcock, the executive Director of urban farming organization Bonton Farms, …

The Places in Between

One of my favorite spots on our farm is not so much a destination as it is a place to pause along the way.

Feeding the Rest of Wessex

Let us beat a retreat from the troubling politics of the real world and pay another visit to the Peasant’s Republic of Wessex, where all is sweet accord.

Ten Reasons I’m Thankful This Thanksgiving

I’m thankful this Thanksgiving that…

SHARECITY100: Exploring Food Sharing in 100 Cities

SHARECITY100 is a database of more than 4000 food sharing enterprises across 100 cities around the world, including Asia, Africa, Australia, North and South …

Factoring Sustainable Labour into the Sustainable Food Equation

What makes food sustainable?

Rising Land Prices Push Urban Farmer to Develop Creative Solutions to Increase Food and Land Access

Salt Lake City-based Green Urban Lunch Box (GULB) is one such endeavor that is utilizing innovative growing models to ensure urban farming fills the gap …

Huston Textile Company: A Reintroduction into the Local Apparel Chain

Yet, while we exist in this intimate relationship with cloth, we often know surprisingly little about how it was made, where it was made, and who it was …
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