From kitchens that buy and sell locally grown food, to a waste co-op that will return compost to the land, new enterprises are building an integrated food network. It's about local people keeping the wealth of their land at home.
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Incubator farms help seasonal workers start their own businesses, where they get better pay and the support of a community.
Meanwhile, more Americans got insured, the oceans continued to become more acidic, and the world’s largest collection of rubber ducks grew at a rapid pace.
Gaskin had a talent for thinking through ways to combine simple living with social engagement. He died on July 1, 2014.
The viral success of "The Meatrix" shows how a good story trumps a mountain of facts.
Food can no longer be dismissed as niche news. It’s universal, vital, and urgent—and this film drives that point home.
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Meet the urban cousin of a traditional barn raising: community members working together to build DIY greenhouses.
What do right-wing TV anchors think low-income people should eat? Not salmon, apparently.