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Canada: New Urban Learning Garden Takes Root in Downtown Victoria

Holly Dumbarton, Project Coordinator, Food Eco District, building a downtown district that celebrates food & sustainability. Downtown Victoria October 10, 2018 Excerpt: In September 2018, the Food Eco...

How Atlanta Is Turning Ex-Cons Into Urban Farmers

An ambitious young activist is using the local food movement to help break the cycle of incarceration. By Jack Shafer Politico December 06, 2018 Excerpt: ATLANTA—On a 4-acre farm...

Canada: Hôtel du Vieux-Québec’s rooftop garden

2018 – For nine years in a row, since 2009, Hôtel du Vieux-Québec has been awarded 5/5 Green Keys from the Hotel Association of...

Damien Forshe, urban farming pioneer, dies at 50

Damien Forshe, a co-founder of an urban farm in the Kinsman neighborhood, pictured in one of the six greenhouses in 2012, died Nov. 29...

Michelle Obama Lunchtime Visit Surprises New York Girls

Former First Lady Michelle Obama meets two young girls during an appearance for her book, “Becoming,” in New York, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. After lunch,...