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Bankrupt farmers

US Farms are Going Bankrupt

US farms are going bankrupt at an alarming rate. Trump’s trade war is partially to blame.More than 80 farms in the upper Midwest have recently filed for bankruptcy. President Donald Trump’s trade war with China is making life harder for struggling American farmers. A total of 84 farms in the upper Midwest filed for bankruptcy…
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Know your farmer

3 Reasons Why You Should Know Where Your Food Comes From.

Know Your Farmer 1. Knowing where your food comes from bridges the gap between farm to table. It seems this gap has grown extensively vast.   Having this connection develops a healthy relationship with food allowing people to appreciate and respect that food is not indispensible. It allows for the understanding of how vegetables are…
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Vertical Farming NYC

Will there be farms in New York City’s skyscrapers?

Vertical Farming The key to vertical farming is space, The Vertical Farm Project, led by Dr. Despommier, claims that one indoor acre of farming is equal to 4 to 6 outdoor acres [Source: The Vertical Farm Project]. They cite a farm in Florida that was converted into an indoor hydroponic farm where strawberries grow in stacks. That vertical…
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RED Russian Kale microgreens

MICROGREENS

RED RUSSIAN KALE Red Russian Kale is always a delight.  This mild & nutty flavored Microgreen is great to add to any salad or topping for soups & sandwiches.  They have  a tremendous nutrient profile.  Vitamins A, B, C, E and K. Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc. Carotene, Chlorophyll, Amino Acids & Trace Elements. …
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