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UNLV students and industry professionals will compete in friendly competition Las Vegas, Nev.
In one of the largest grassroots sustainable living events in the Southeast, Organic Growers School's Spring Conference draws over 2000 attendees from 18 states and Canada.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec.
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Jobs, government incentives, changes in urban planning, new technology and other factors are coming together to accelerate the growth of urban farming across the U.S., according to Seedstock.com.
PLAINSBORO, N.J., Dec.
DUBAI, UAE, December 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food security is a significant concern for governments in the MENA region, which is already heavily dependent on food imports.
GSky’s newly designed Green Wall at 2411 Heather St.
Produce Delivery Service Awarded USDA 2014 Local Food Promotion Program (LFPP) $100,000 Grant WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov.
FLORIDA, NEW JERSEY AND CALIFORNIA PASS LAND & WATER PROTECTION MEASURES SAN FRANCISCO, Nov.
A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...
A container garden consists of plants that are grown in pots, boxes, or other containers rather than directly in the ground. Containers can be made of terracotta, wood, plastic, ceramic, or other material that will hold soil and water. There are many forms of containers from the old worn out shoe, tea cups, terracotta pots, window boxes, or the more sophisticated methods with automatic-watering systems. Container gardening is good for growers who do not have adequate soil, growing...
Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.