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Rooftop and Community Gardens Can Help Feed Urban Areas #Sustainability #community_gardens

Rooftop and Community Gardens Can Help Feed Urban Areas #Sustainability #community_gardens

These are great resources as they allow small scale farmers from rural areas surrounding urban centers to sell their wares and it also allows people to have a more intimate relationship with their food. Supporting local agriculture and eating in season, what is available from your local area, is a great way to promote a more sustainable food chain. But these regional farm networks are likely not enough to sustain huge cities like New York or Chicago.

Full article: http://blog.sustainablog.org/2011/12/rooftop-and-communit...

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