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Пасынкование томатов: как и когда делать

Пасынкование томатов: как и когда делать

Meet the Modern Farmer: Jamila Norman - http://modernfarmer.com/2015/10/meet-the-modern-farmer-jamila-norman/?utm_source=PN&utm_medium=Pinterest&utm_campaign=SNAP%2Bfrom%2BModern+Farmer

Meet the Modern Farmer: Jamila Norman

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Five years ago, there were no rooftop farms in North America, says Steven Peck, president of the Toronto-based nonprofit Green Roofs for Healthy Cities. (Gardens, sure, but nothing producing food on a commercial scale.) Today, he estimates there are 20. Five years from now, there will be more than 100, he says, and numbers will continue to soar.  “This is just the tip of the iceberg,” Peck says. “Rooftop farming is under consideration in every major city in America.”

The next great farming frontier? Look up

Five years ago, there were no rooftop farms in North America, says Steven Peck, president of the Toronto-based nonprofit Green Roofs for Healthy Cities. (Gardens, sure, but nothing producing food on a commercial scale.) Today, he estimates there are 20. Five years from now, there will be more than 100, he says, and numbers will continue to soar. “This is just the tip of the iceberg,” Peck says. “Rooftop farming is under consideration in every major city in America.”

Cooperatives aren’t a panacea, but they could get regionally sourced pancetta to a supermarket near you.

What farm cooperatives can do for the food system — and farmers

Cooperatives aren’t a panacea, but they could get regionally sourced pancetta to a supermarket near you.

Recovering ancestral farming techniques to combat climate change and empower indigenous women in Peru

Recovering ancestral farming techniques to combat climate change and empower indigenous women in Peru

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25 years ago, Maddy and Tim Harland founded Permaculture magazine and Permanent Publlcations, a book publishing company dedicated to permaculture and helping people live more ecologically balanced, self-reliant lives.Geoff Lawton visits them at work and at home and finds a vibrant publishing enterprise sited at The Sustainability Centre, an educational charity that Maddy and Tim helped found.

25 years ago, Maddy and Tim Harland founded Permaculture magazine and Permanent Publlcations, a book publishing company dedicated to permaculture and helping people live more ecologically balanced, self-reliant lives.Geoff Lawton visits them at work and at home and finds a vibrant publishing enterprise sited at The Sustainability Centre, an educational charity that Maddy and Tim helped found.

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