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Backyard Chickens Still On Arlington Council’s Mind

Urban agriculture is a growing phenomenon throughout the country. This goes beyond simply having a little vegetable garden, which was long a staple of suburban homes, and instead consists of applying some actual agricultural know-how to urban plots. Urban agriculture … Continue reading

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Urban Farming in the American Zeitgeist

NPR’s May 18th Talk of the Nation segment focuses on urban agriculture, and offers an interview with the founder of Philadelphia’s Greensgrow Farm. While not as old as Queens County Farm, Greensgrow is still historically significant because it was created … Continue reading

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