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Reversing a System of Soil Degradation

Reversing a System of Soil Degradation

Monocropping, or planting of a singular crop in a large area, has been around since “cash crops” have existed. What

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Your Vote Counts at Lettuce!

Your Vote Counts at Lettuce!

Last week, I was sitting in my office and heard a commotion of sorts erupt among my coworkers.  “Oh my

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Low Impact Methods in Agriculture

Low Impact Methods in Agriculture

Contemporary farming has taken many new forms over the past several decades, moving farmers further and further away from the

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Austin Sustainable Food System Series Part VI: Conclusions

Austin Sustainable Food System Series Part VI: Conclusions

The discussion on the Austin Sustainable Food System has taken us from field to market to fork to the compost

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Austin Sustainable Food System Series Part V: Recovering Food

Austin Sustainable Food System Series Part V: Recovering Food

Our journey through the Sustainable Food System now brings us to an often-overlooked topic; Recovering Food. In a nation with

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