Urban Agriculture Shifts Tactics Under Trump

Urban Agriculture Shifts Tactics Under Trump

At a recent daylong summit on “The Future of Food Policy” hosted by Washington D.C.-based Food Tank, urban agriculture advocates expressed dismay over the current political climate, describing it as both chaotic and frightening. In the midst of this chaos,...
Upping the Ante on Urban Agriculture Research

Upping the Ante on Urban Agriculture Research

In addition to his work studying recycled nutrients in the soil of the community garden, professor Chip Small studies the same phenomenon in hydroponics, where the waste from fish is used to feed aquatic plants. (Photo by Mike Ekern ’02) It’s easy to assume...

The future of urban gardens

So, you’ve converted the house of your dreams and you’re lucky enough to have funds leftover to work on the garden. Perhaps this is your first garden and maybe you don’t have the time or confidence to attempt it yourself.   You probably have a vision, needs,...
Cityscape Farm Supply looks to bring urban gardening to the masses

Cityscape Farm Supply looks to bring urban gardening to the masses

By Roger Van Scyoc [email protected] Order Reprint of this Story  In the age of Amazon, your thumb doesn’t have to be green to garden. You just need one that works. As more people flock to cities, they’re finding ways to keep Mother Nature alive in the...