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Life on an Urban Homestead

By Fredrica Syren: My family (my husband and our three children) and I live on an “urban homestead.” This term refers to a household that grows, through gardening and livestock, most of the food it consumes. The difference between an urban homestead and a farm is that an urban homestead …

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Urban Foraging–Nature’s Pantry

By Kim Robson: Most people think of foraging as an activity only for those lucky enough to live in remote forests or idyllic fields. But just because you live in the city doesn’t mean you can’t hunt for and collect nutritious food and plants to add to your diet. And …

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Gardening, a Revolution of Beauty

By Dawna Matthews: There is a new movement sweeping across the nation, a movement many find to be radical and defiant. This movement threatens to educate and transform people and communities, end hunger, and add beauty to our world. What is this movement? It’s gardening … guerrilla gardening, to be exact. …

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