Category: Urban Farming

Community bokashi: Let’s make an urban farm! –…

Community bokashi: Let’s make an urban farm! – Bokashi Myanmar

by Bokashi

IMG_2076Building the first bed, on the verge out front.

Within the city limits of Yangon, there is a community of some 20,000 people living without electricity, without water, and without waste collection. Even in this, admittedly, under-serviced city this is a low-water mark. They deserve better. Anyone does. 

A French NGO, Green Lotus, who is working with the community, approached us…

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Training our Naughty Goats – Lakeshore Hill Fa…

Training our Naughty Goats – Lakeshore Hill Farm

BY LAKESHORE HILL FARM

Are goats really naughty? As I’ve learned and am learning, goats just like any other animal need to be trained. Nira thinks she is large and in charge! I called my breeder & goat guru and she advised me on a few things.

  1. We need to halter train our goats with this halter from Amazon. This will be a weekend intensive. The reason we need to halter train is because we need…

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Alpine Strawberry | Mostly Greek

Alpine Strawberry | Mostly Greek

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20171207_151836Take everything you thought you knew about the taste of fresh strawberries and throw it out the window.  You know nothing!  Nothing at all!!  Not until you have tasted an Alpine Strawberry can you speak to me about the amazing goodness of strawberry flavor.  They’re like candy, but so much better.  It’s strawberry, but like s….

urce: Alpine Strawberry | Mostly Greek

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Surprising results from zombie tomatoes – Geri…

Surprising results from zombie tomatoes – Geri Dreiling

By Geri Dreiling

Fresh tomatoesWhat do zombie tomatoes, a little bit of love, a touch of neglect, and ultimately letting go — without giving up — have to do with success?

Well, I’m going to tell you.

In March of 2017, my husband and I decided to grow tomato plants from seeds. We planted them in our basement under grow lights. We nursed them along with tender care. The plants sprouted and grew. When the…

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What is urban farming? – One Change Now

What is urban farming? – One Change Now

Urban farming is when traditional farming such as growing food, bee keeping and raising animals or fish is practiced in urban areas. This can be within or around cities and in villages. In recent years urban farming as become more popular due to environmental awareness and a demand for organic food.

Benefits of Urban Farming

Urban Farming in sustainable – Whether on a small scale like a personal…

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Urban Farming Flourishes in Paris | urban farm…

Urban Farming Flourishes in Paris | urban farming – Pas De Merde

PARIS—Sidney Delourme gets really passionate when showing pictures of his ambitious project. For now, it is just a huge rooftop in Paris overlooking rails and old towers with the Montmartre hill in the background, but his drawings show plans for green and wooden spaces.The 31-year-old is developing a huge urban farm in the heart of Paris, which is often cited for its lack of green space compared to its large population size.

Urban Farming | subsenergy

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Urban farming is when traditional farming such as growing food, bee keeping and raising animals or fish is practiced in urban areas. This can be within or around cities and in villages. In recent years urban farming as become more popular due to environmental awareness and a demand for organic food.

Benefits of Urban Farming

Urban Farming in sustainable – 

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Why Urban Farming ? | JahTarCreations

Why Urban Farming ? | JahTarCreations

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As more of us begin to understand our food system, more of us seek to have more input into how food is grown, how it is treated after being harvested and how it moves from one place along the food route to another. People have begun to understand how far food travels, and that they, as the consumer, have had no say in what is grown or how it is grown. Urban agriculture can change…

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Small Scale Urban Farm – motherearthers.com S…

Small Scale Urban Farm – motherearthers.com

Summer fun under Tomato and Corn Shade July 2018. Living in the concrete jungle and running the daily rate race can really beet a person down. 

Vertical Farming Cost Model: My Budget | The U…

Vertical Farming Cost Model: My Budget | The Urban Vertical Farming Project

how much does vertical farming cost how much does a vertical farm costI ran a vertical hydroponics farm for a year and I want to share exactly what I bought and how much it cost. In this post I want to:

  • Summarize my vertical farming journey
  • Show you exactly what I spent my money on
  • Give you a model to estimate costs for your farm

My Vertical Farming Conclusions

My farm, Rosemont, began when I converted a 128 sq foot garage into a hydroponic farm selling nursery…

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