Save the climate, pay a farmer

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[Translate] Robert Couse-Baker By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST   If you just pay attention to the headlines — politicians squabble as we...

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How food waste differs around ...

Oct 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Margaret Badore (@mbadore)   TREEHUGGER Living / Green Food CC BY 3.0 Foerster October 16 is World Food Day, which is...

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This Amish paradise goes beyon...

Oct 7, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Bob Jagendorf By Liz Core  GRIST Amish farmers could teach us a thing or two about agriculture. Lesson No. 1: You can...

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Why we really should care abou...

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[Translate] Dai Luo Hungry, hungry humans By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Crystal-ball gazers looking for the future of food often start...

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Dahr Jamail | “Peak Wate...

Aug 21, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  by DAHR JAMAIL - TRUTHOUT.ORG (Image: Anthropogenic climate disruption via Shutterstock) This story originally appeared...

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These folks feed their family ...

Aug 18, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Danielle McClung By Sara Bernard   GRIST   When Dennis and Danielle McClung bought a foreclosed home in Mesa, Ariz., in...

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Are women our best hope for fi...

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[Translate] By Eve Andrews   GRIST Nikki Burch Bali is an undeniably sexy place, and anyone who tries to tell you otherwise should...

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These Disturbing Photos Show W...

Aug 10, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The Huffington Post  | By Kate Abbey-Lambertz When more than 400,000 people were left without safe drinking water in Ohio...

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Regenerative Agriculture: Sowi...

Aug 9, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Sarah Streat and Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association | Op-Ed   VIA TRUTHOUT An Organic farm in Yakima,...

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Repurposed shipping containers...

Aug 8, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham)  TREEHUGGER Technology / Clean Technology © OVA Studio One potential solution for producing...

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Generosity Farm: When young fa...

Aug 6, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Sami Grover (@samigrover)  treehugger Living / Green Boomer Video screen capture Generosity Farm photo Young farmers...

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Will the Green Goop in Toledo&...

Aug 5, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The Guardian / By Ana Marie Cox  VIA ALTERNET Maybe…but Republicans first have to acknowledge that there’s a...

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Indigenous Seed Savers Gather ...

Aug 4, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Erin Sagen, YES! Magazine | Report (Image: Seed saving via Shutterstock)On top of a rugged Andean mountain situated...

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What I learned from six months...

Jul 30, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Nathanael Johnson  GRIST Grist / Shutterstock / Giuseppe Arcimboldo About a third of the way through this...

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This gigantic urban “skyfarm” ...

Jul 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Jim Meyer  GRIST Aprilli Design Studio I know what you’re thinking, but Skyfarm is not the latest Tom Cruise sci-fi...

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5 ways to improve global food ...

Jul 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Manon Verchot (@maverchot)  TREEHUGGER Science / Sustainable Agriculture © Manon Verchot || Rice farmers in Malang,...

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Dahr Jamail | The Brink of Mas...

Jul 21, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  Monday, 21 July 2014 09:24 By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | News Analysis (Image: Polluted dawn, ice bergs via Shutterstock;...

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10 Indigenous Foods You Should...

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[Translate] Food Tank / By Nora Kako   ALTERNET Eating these nutrient-rich crops can help the farmers who grow them. Photo Credit:...

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This former semiconductor fact...

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[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Technology / Clean Technology © GE Reports This indoor Japanese farm uses LED lights and...

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The Weird And Wonderful World ...

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[Translate] By Annie-Rose Strasser CLIMATE PROGRESS In an unassuming industrial park on a flat landscape, off a service road lined...

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Salvadoran Farmers Successfull...

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[Translate]   By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | Report (Photo: Edgardo Ayala) Farmers across El Salvador united to block a stipulation in a...

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Syngenta seeks exemption from ...

Jul 8, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Sami Grover (@samigrover)   GRIST Science / Sustainable Agriculture CC BY 2.0 coniferconifer When Europe approved a...

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Organic farming is so much har...

Jun 24, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Growing pains By Nathanael Johnson Sarah BayCelery harvest at New Morning Farm. Arlo Crawford’s memoir, A Farm Dies Once...

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Farming for the Future

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[Translate] By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | Report   (Photos: Dahr Jamail; Edited: JR / TO)Want to help publish more stories like this...

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Is Urban Agriculture Utopian?

Jun 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT “Urban agriculture is a phenomenon today,” said Farham Karim, an architectural historian at the University of...

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Organic farming is great, but ...

May 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Nathanael Johnson val’sphotos I have a pretty high baseline level of skepticism, and when I’m exposed to...

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El Niño May Spell Relief for C...

May 14, 2014 Posted by

Warm waters off the coast of South America might bring needed rains to the Golden State by winter.

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Local to the extreme: This pro...

May 13, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Andrew Zaleski Amy Edwards of New Image Studio Three days a week in downtown Raleigh, N.C., fans of fresh fruits and...

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Hemp Bound: A playbook for the...

May 7, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Science / Sustainable Agriculture CC BY 3.0 VH Hammer For the past 70+ years, misguided...

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A Moveable Feast

Apr 28, 2014 Posted by

The Bowery Project is an instant prefab urban farm

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