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What Big Ag Doesn’t Want You to Know: Small Farms Can Feed the World

Written by on April 22, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 1 Comment
What Big Ag Doesn’t Want You to Know: Small Farms Can Feed the World

According to a new peer-reviewed paper, “The Myth of a Food Crisis,” corrupt philanthropic and academic sectors in agriculture and development perpetuate the lie that Big Ag is the only way to feed the world. #smallfarms

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Warning: ‘Keys of the Food System’ Being Handed Over to Big Tech

Written by on April 20, 2021 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
Warning: ‘Keys of the Food System’ Being Handed Over to Big Tech

A misguided technological revolution is about to sweep through food systems, but civil society and social movements can stop it in its tracks. #food #foodsystem

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Six Months to Prevent a Hostile Takeover of Food Systems, and 25 Years to Transform Them

Six Months to Prevent a Hostile Takeover of Food Systems, and 25 Years to Transform Them

A misguided technological revolution is about to sweep through food systems, but civil society and social movements can stop it in its tracks. #longfoodmovement

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Study Finds That 64% of the World’s Farmland at Risk From Pesticide Pollution

Study Finds That 64% of the World’s Farmland at Risk From Pesticide Pollution

About one-third of the world’s agricultural land is at high risk from pesticide pollution, a new study has found. #pesticidepollution

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Garden Rebels: 10 Ways To Sow Revolution In Your Back Yard (And Why You Must Go To Battle)

Garden Rebels: 10 Ways To Sow Revolution In Your Back Yard (And Why You Must Go To Battle)

Perhaps the next Revolutionary War will take place in a vegetable garden. Resistance can begin as easily a planting one seed in a pot. It’s time to go to battle and declare your independence with a spade in one hand and some seeds in the other. #vegetablegarden

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Elon Musk’s Brother Starts ‘Million Garden Movement’ to Plant a Garden For Every Household Living in a Food Desert

Elon Musk’s Brother Starts ‘Million Garden Movement’ to Plant a Garden For Every Household Living in a Food Desert

What do ten dollars, a garden, Harrison Ford, and Elon Musk’s brother have in common? They’re all being used to combat food insecurity, malnutrition, and to build the world’s single biggest gardener community. #milliongardensmovement

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Indonesian Man Stops Drought And Brings Fortune to Village By Planting 11,000 Trees Over 19 Years

Written by on March 25, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
Indonesian Man Stops Drought And Brings Fortune to Village By Planting 11,000 Trees Over 19 Years

In the rural countryside of Indonesia, one elderly man is taking it upon himself to rehabilitate a landscape ravaged by mismanagement. #trees #reforestation #plantingtrees

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What Is the Commons — and Why Should We Reclaim It?

Written by on March 10, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Farming & Gardening, Wildlife with 0 Comments
What Is the Commons — and Why Should We Reclaim It?

In the commons, we are conscious of nature’s ecological limits, aware that all humans have a right to air, water, and food, and we accept responsibility for the rights of future generations.

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Regenerative Food and Farming: The Road Forward

Regenerative Food and Farming: The Road Forward

Regeneration is now the hottest topic in the natural and organic food and farming sector, while climate activists regularly talk about the role of organic and regenerative practices in reducing agricultural greenhouse gas emissions #regenerativefarming

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Florida Man Uses Stimulus Check to Start Thriving Home Garden to Feed His Community

Florida Man Uses Stimulus Check to Start Thriving Home Garden to Feed His Community

One man from East Tampa, Florida, decided to use his funds from his federal stimulus check to invest in a much more long-term project: building his own garden at home and using it to help provide food for himself. He’s now teaching his community about the massive benefits of food independence. #StimulusCheck #homegardening

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Dutch Design Artist Creates Dazzling Light-Show in a Leek Field that Enhances Plant Growth and Celebrates the Beauty of Agriculture

Written by on February 5, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
Dutch Design Artist Creates Dazzling Light-Show in a Leek Field that Enhances Plant Growth and Celebrates the Beauty of Agriculture

Daan Roosegaarde’s latest artwork GROW is an homage to the beauty of agriculture. In the world film premiere GROW appears as a 20,000m2 luminous dreamscape of red and blue waves of light over an enormous field. GROW is inspired by scientific light recipes that improve plants’ growth and resilience. #plantgrowth #grow

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This Eco Farming College Program is Tuition Free

Written by on February 2, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
This Eco Farming College Program is Tuition Free

The Wendell Berry Farming Program offers an education unlike any other most unusual is the absence of tuition; the 2-year course teaches ecological management of animals, pasture, and forest. #ecofarming

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A Forest Garden With 500 Edible Plants Could Lead to a Sustainable Future | Short Film Showcase

Written by on December 29, 2020 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
A Forest Garden With 500 Edible Plants Could Lead to a Sustainable Future | Short Film Showcase

Instead of neat rows of monoculture, forest gardens combine fruit and nut trees, shrubs, herbs, vines, and perennial vegetables together in one seemingly wild setting. #ForrestGarden

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Sativa Simplified: Your Guide to Consuming, Storing Buying, and Growing Sativa Marijuana

Written by on December 17, 2020 in Environment, Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
Sativa Simplified: Your Guide to Consuming, Storing Buying, and Growing Sativa Marijuana

This article is a simplified guide to consuming, storing buying, and growing sativa marijuana.

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A Guide to Feminized Cannabis Seeds

Written by on October 1, 2020 in Farming & Gardening with 0 Comments
A Guide to Feminized Cannabis Seeds

To maximize their harvest, cannabis growers get rid of male seeds with a little help from the so-called feminization process. Here’s why and how.

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