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African refugee grows homeland’s bitter eggplants in Vermont

Before arriving in the United States in 2007, Ndagijimana knew only life in a refugee camp. She was born in one in Rwanda to...

AccorHotels now using 600 onsite urban food gardens

The urban vegetable garden at Novotel London Waterloo produced enough pesticide-free basil to stock the kitchen all summer. Hospitality giant AccorHotels has announced that it...

An indoor farming company makes a uniquely San Francisco debut

Plenty’s farm. Only 24 percent of grocery store produce is identified by brand, Barnard says, so Plenty’s products could get lost in the shuffle. by Caleb...

Canada: Edible planters on Portland Street in Dartmouth come to fruition

Scott DeCoste (left), a board member with the Dartmouth Community Health Board, and Tim Rissesco, executive director of the Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission, at...

Council Member Espinal Launches Largest New York City Site for Urban Agriculture

Rafael Espinal (right of Bernie Sanders) is the Council member for the 37th District of the New York City Council. He is a Democrat....

Japan: Around Tokyo: Otemachi Bokujo: Chance to visit animal farm in the city

Farm animals including cattle and goats are kept at Otemachi-Bokujo on the 13th floor of Pasona Group Inc.’s head office building outside Tokyo Station....

Urban gardening helps Milwaukee veterans with PTSD cope through organic therapy

William Sims, left, a Vietnam veteran, and Brian Sales, leader of the Milwaukee chapter of Green Veterans, stand in the garden on West Wells...

UK: Is this the last green lawn in Britain? His pride and joy during...

He spends up to four hours a day watering to keep garden in tiptop condition By Shari Miller Mailonline 5 August 2018 Excerpt: As he battles searing...

‘In my garden, I feel like I’m in my kingdom’: the growing green spaces...

Syrian refugee Aveen Ibrahim arrived at the Domiz camp after fleeing with her family from Damascus. Photo/ Dirk Jan Viss ‘I have run out of...

UK: The Urban Farmer – Sutton Community Farm

Picture: Joris Gunawardena (C) Miles Willis Kester Muller quizzes Joris Gunawardena, the director of Sutton Community Farm, London’s most productive community food-growing space. By Kester Muller Sustain...
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