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Philly’s urban farming plan could include hundreds, possibly thousands, of vacant lots

Jessica Griffin / File Photograph. According to Land Bank data, there are 28,500 vacant lots within the city. And 14,800 properties with vacant or abandoned...

Scotland: Street artist unveils new work at Glasgow community garden

Graffiti artist Bobby McNamara aka Rogue Oner admires his latest creation in Pacitti Community Gardens in Kinning Park, Glasgow, as the new gardens prepare...

Ecuador: The gardens of Quito: Urban farming in one of the world’s highest cities

Ecuador: Municipal gardens in Quito help fight hunger. See video here. From farming on roof terraces to larger plots, urban gardens in Quito, Ecuador, are...

Could an eel farm bring more indoor fish farms to Michigan?

A Florida-based company wants to construct a $30 million eel farm in Michigan. By Rachel Greco Lansing State Journal March 18, 2019 Excerpt: Aqua Vida Aquaculture first...

Farm bill’s urban farming programs fuel growing sector

“It is really important for extension to refocus its attention on urban agriculture,” says Cohen. An office dedicated to urban agriculture can help do...