User: flenvcenter Topic: Food-National
Category: Food Production :: Gardens
Last updated: Aug 15 2018 01:42 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Stoneleigh's likely safe but Lower Merion landmarks are still under siege | Opinion 15.8.2018 Philly.com News
The Lower Merion School District should engage a community process that would explore options for retaining the Clairemont mansion in a way that will connect the new school with the heritage of the community.
Food Network Star Chef Aaron McCargo Jr. is making the menu for Camden's first beer garden 30.7.2018 Philly.com News
McCargo Jr., who grew up six blocks away from Campbell's Soup headquarters, was inspired by some of the flavorful, diverse food found across Camden County.
Green buildings boost health, productivity and value for investors 27.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Plus, savvy companies can use them as a recruitment tool.
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From identifying plants to making cheese, 'shtetl skills' are reviving a more traditional way of life 23.7.2018 Philly.com News
The "shtetl skills" workshop series, hosted throughout the year by the West Philly-based Jewish Farm School, aims to revive traditional methods of living and working closer to the earth and within a community.
Why Sysco chose a new recipe for its first off-site clean energy deal 19.7.2018 GreenBiz.com
Its contract with NRG Energy reconsiders the ingredients for a power purchase agreement.
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Win a ticket to Diner en Blanc | Let's Eat 19.7.2018 Philly.com News
Bok gets a new restaurant with stunning views, and a few summery cocktail picks from Craig LaBan.
In Chestnut Hill, residents sue family-friendly beer garden 16.7.2018 Philly.com News
A tempest in a pilsner glass
Could part of Fairmount Park become a free food forest for Philadelphians in need? | Ideas We Should Steal 6.7.2018 Philly.com News
Philly is ripe for a food farming revolution.
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Let's not welcome a Wawa on Philadelphia's Delaware waterfront | Inga Saffron 4.7.2018 Philly.com News
Philadelphia needs to stay true to an urban vision for the Delaware waterfront.
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Could new beer garden be the start of a budding 'restaurant row' in Camden? 4.7.2018 Philly.com News
Pennington plans to launch a "pop-up" beer garden that mixes art, drinking, and food inside of shipping containers.
Truelove prizes seeds and stories from around the world 2.7.2018 Philly.com News
Since last fall, Owen Taylor has been partnering with small-scale farmers from around the region and beyond to source, save, and sell rare and culturally significant seeds.
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The case for pursuing clean energy through systems thinking 22.6.2018 GreenBiz.com
The executive director of Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens reflects on how this approach has helped his organization reduce CO2 emissions twice as much and twice as fast as the Paris Agreement.
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Garden-inspired cocktails bring veggies from the kitchen to the bar 21.6.2018 Philly.com News
As gardens begin to grow, veggie-inspired cocktails are popping up on menus citywide. Learn where to find the savory spirited drinks and how to make your own.
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Here's how Paris is building the eco-community of the future 20.6.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The Clichy-Batignolles eco-district aims to set a new standard in sustainable urban design.
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Social enterprise improves food security in Garden Hill First Nation 15.6.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Marina Puzyreva Food insecurity is a pressing problem for thousands of Indigenous people living in remote reserves in the North of Manitoba. The new CCPA Manitoba report Harnessing the Potential of Social Enterprise in Garden Hill First Nation explores in-depth the themes around food insecurity: people's incomes and spending on food, health issues related to food consumption and traditional food culture. It also suggests ways to increase food accessibility and affordability through local efforts and appropriate public policies. Although the study is community specific, it echoes many problems faced by other northern communities. Garden Hill First Nation (GHFN) is a remote community located 610 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Similar to many northern communities, in GHFN the history of colonialism, assimilation and the legacy of residential schools have shaped the egregious conditions of poverty that many on-reserve residents struggle with every day: notably high rates of unemployment, a ...
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Craig LaBan's first bite of the Delaware beaches | A dining guide 15.6.2018 Philly.com News
Delaware's sand and surf are admittedly a little rough. But the pace is decidedly mellow.
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Outdoor showers aren't just for the Shore 13.6.2018 Philly.com News
A cool breeze through a warm shower - or a warm breeze to temper the chilly water - can be restorative. Usually such a luxury is reserved for a vacation home or a tropical retreat. These three Montgomery County homes feature showers for the most luxe staycation.
Medical marijuana dispensary expands in South Jersey, eyes new locations in Cherry Hill and Moorestown 10.6.2018 Philly.com News
The scramble to open new medical marijuana dispensaries and cultivation centers across New Jersey has begun after thousands of new patients now qualify for cannabis under Gov. Murphy's changes to the program. Among them is a South Jersey dispensary that opened in 2013 and that has struggled to attract patients. Now, Compassionate Care Foundation has launched ambitious plans to open two satellite dispensaries and to expand its cultivation operation into a 135,000 square foot greenhouse that once nurtured thousands of orchids in Gloucester County. Moorestown and Cherry Hill have been targeted for the satellite shops.
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The Messy Universe Inside Plants Looks a Lot Like the Messy Universe Inside People 3.6.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Atlas Obscura and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.  In Corvallis, Oregon, Posy Busby works in a garden planted with 3,000 black cottonwood trees that represent 1,000 unique genetic specimens, each originally found somewhere on the West Coast of North America, from California to Canada. Cottonwoods are some of the […]
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My child has never known his grandmom. But somehow he found her spring flower | Maria Panaritis 31.5.2018 Philly.com News
It was as though an invisible pied piper had taken control of the 4-year-old's mind. And he brought the soul of a long-departed loved one into a family's spring garden along the way.
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