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Farm to sprout on a Boston street

Rendering of proposed Flint Street farm. The institute will use $135,000 in city funds – allocated from the revenue from the Community Preservation Act surcharge...

Growing Perennial Foods

A Field Guide to Raising Resilient Herbs, Fruits, and Vegetables By Acadia Tucker Stone Pier Press March 2019 Acadia Tucker’s long love affair with perennial foods has produced...

Singapore Restaurant to Feature Urban Garden

Noka head chef Seki Takuma. (Photo: Spa Esprit Group) Spa Esprit’s Cynthia Chua is opening her first Japanese restaurant in Singapore By Jamie Nonis CNA Luxury May 2019 In...

Canada: Saskatoon couple grows food, not grass, on urban farm

Jared Regier runs Chain Reaction Urban Farm with his wife Rachel on garden plots at their home and elsewhere in Saskatoon. Included is a...

India: Tomatoes on the terrace

Chitra Krishnaswamy explains the method of composting watse to students. Photo M. Periasamy. It is not so difficult to grow your own vegetables at home,...

Canada: Chickens run afoul in Montreal as urban farming takes off

People don’t often realize how much care chickens require, says a spokesperson for the SPCA By Isaac Olson CBC News May 06, 2019 Excerpt: The number of...

Lazy-Ass Gardening

Maximize Your Soil, Minimize Your Toil By Robert Kourik Metamorphic Press March 2019 In this lively and inspiring book, veteran horticulturalist Robert Kourik (aka “Bob”) unfolds his manifesto...

‘Urban Agriculture’ Leads Off A 26-Episode Weekly Video Series on Vegetable Production

Mitchell assembled a team of professors from California’s public universities with agricultural programs – UC Davis, Chico State, Fresno State and CalPoly San Luis...

Saudi Arabia: The gardens of Bisha

The town of Bisha in Saudi Arabia’s southern province of Asir is well-known for its agriculture and its bountiful produce of palm trees, lemon,...

USA: Urban gardening is taking a page from the past

Though victory gardens are a thing of the past, the sense of pride and feeling of accomplishment in growing your own food are embedded...
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