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Urban agriculture : ideas and designs for the new food revolution

Author: David Tracey
Publisher: Gabriola, B.C. : New Society Publishers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The farm of the future might be your neighbor's suburban lawn, the roof of your uptown condominium, or the co-op market garden in the vacant lot down the street. Urban Agriculture is a detailed look at the next logical step in the local food movement. It offers inspirational advice and working examples to help you dig in and become more self-sufficient with your own food choices"--Jacket.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Tracey
ISBN: 0865716943 9780865716940
OCLC Number: 669755017
Description: ix, 245 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Home sweet farm: kitchen gardens in the kitchen --
2. Condo acres: container farming for confined spaces --
3. Edible estates: adding food to home garden design --
4. The way back: from backyard to cropland --
5. The popular front: plant your food flag --
6. Go public: eat your city --
7. Return of the Commons: growing community --
8. Speak for the trees: up with public orchards --
9. New urban farmers: big-ish is better-ish --
10. City food of the future: whiz-bang or WTF?
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