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Cityfood: Linking Cities on Urban Agriculture and Urban Food Systems

RUAF Foundation report – Cityfood: Linking Cities on Urban Agriculture and Urban Food Systems

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Today’s world is characterized by urbanization, growing urban markets, urban poverty and food insecurity, rising food prices, growing dependence on food imports and challenges posed by climate change.

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Urban Agriculture: Small, Medium, Large

Urban_agriculture: Small, Medium, Large. Architectural Design 75 (3): 52-59.

Gil Doron 2005

Could urban agriculture be the next design revolution?

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Uncovering the plot: Investigating Urban Agriculture in Dublin

Uncovering the plot: Investigating Urban Agriculture in Dublin by Michael Cullen

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This study investigates Urban Agriculture (UA) in Dublin. This concept encompasses those who are engaged in growing their own in an urban environment.

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A Study of Allotments and Small Land Plots: Benchmarking for Vegetable Food Crop Production

A Study of Allotments and Small Land Plots: Benchmarking for Vegetable Food Crop Production by Robin Ian Cook

Abstract

This study seeks to benchmark financial efficiencies for vegetable food crop production and to demonstrate that local vegetable food crop growing is a viable option. more...