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“Locusts”

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Will Allen Loves Worms: Twin Cities Daily Planet

From an article written by SHEILA REGAN and published in yesterday’s Twin Cities Daily Planet: Can worms help solve racism? Well, they may be part of the solution. Longtime sustainable agriculture guru Will Allen spoke at an event at Midtown … Continue reading

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Urban Food Growing: Havana, Cuba

A clip from the BBC’s “Around the World in 80 Gardens” (2008) showing some of the urban food gardening in Havana, Cuba.

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Urban Farming Movement ‘Like a Revolution’: CNN

ATLANTA, USA:  From a report today on CNN– Read the full story here: On a plot of soil, nestled against the backdrop of skyscrapers in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, a group of residents are turning a lack of access to fresh … Continue reading

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Give Us City Gardens, Not Just Grocery Stores

An editorial from today’s New York Times urges the first lady to take her efforts for community vegetable gardens one step further. Michelle Obama’s recent pitch for fresh vegetables and her avowed interest in community gardens have given new life … Continue reading

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Fotos de Trabajo en la Azotea; sábado 14 de febrero

Fotos de sábado, 14 de febrero, dia de mantamiento del huerto y trabajo anti-plaga, en Azotea en Doctores, Mexico DF Plantula de amaranto y de jitomate: la siembra fue 24 de enero, y han crecido con mucho sol y mucho … Continue reading

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Wanted: Satisfying Multi-Stimulus

Analysis and criticism on the stimulus bill, from several pieces in the NYTimes, conclude that the stimulus bill could have done much more. Obama and the Democrat majority passed what was mostly a tax bill, one that is to tax … Continue reading

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Lack of news in U.S about Cuba: Hurricane relief and food

Cubans hope urban gardens will solve food shortages caused by hurricane damage.

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