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Can Technology Get Agriculture Out of its Climate Hole?

Conservancy Talk

We’ll be living in a world where climate change bites just as agricultural demand spikes. How Bad? well, you get the not-so-pretty picture.

Israeli Business Boosts Agriculture in Kenya

Green Prophet

Today, he has returned to Kenya as a private businessman with food and agriculture on the agenda.

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New Green Roofed School in Kuwait Will Promote Hands on Agricultural Learning

Green Prophet

Kuwait used to have a strong agricultural movement, which this new school will hopefully help to revive.

Green Education in the UAE, Business is Booming

Green Prophet

New media provides innumerable possibilities for innovation and environmental education from the Middle East. And as Europe and the U.S.

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Zionists Group Seeks Agricultural Homestead Where Jesus Traveled

Green Prophet

Calling themselves “Israeli idealists,&# the Zionist group seeks to redeem and manage agricultural land in the North West Galilee.

Good News for Elephants: How These Communities Reduced Poaching by 35 Percent

Nature Conservancy - Science

It has to affect peoples’ incomes, their healthcare, their education,” says Brown. Related Articles. By Matt Miller. By Matt Miller. BeadWORKS.

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Reviving the Commons: Using Incentives to Protect the Nation’s Sources of Fresh Water

Nature Conservancy - Science

Ideas Agriculture Economics Ecosystem Services Energy Rivers Valuing Nature Water Water QualitySweeney). Center photograph by D. Bernard W.

The Embarrassingly Simple Solution to Climate Change.

Elephant Journal

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Egyptian Organic Farm Declared Sustainability World Leader

Green Prophet

Business & Politics organic organic agriculture organic farming organic food SEKEM sustainable cityImage via Bijan/flickr.

The Future of Education

The Green Changemakers

Schools have become businesses that are run by education boards that answer to the top domination and control group on the planet.

New Jersey kids doing hydroponics? forghedaboudit!

Green Prophet

We wanted to do something that was cutting-edge…that would clearly have added educational value,” said Bondorowsky.

Arab and Jewish Teenagers Grow Algae for a Greener Future

Green Prophet

“From year to year the greenhouse expanded,” Educational Manager Noam Geva told Green Prophet. ” .

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Could Phones Revolutionize Palestinian Agriculture?

Green Prophet

The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization recently reported that world food prices soared over 6 percent in July.

Modular off-grid LivingBox grows fresh food without soil

Green Prophet

The Challenge welcomes submissions that address health, education, agriculture, water, ICT, and clean energy.

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The cruel life inside a factory farm

Green Blog

The emergence and intensification of agriculture is the basis for human development as we know it.

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Gaia Education

The Green Changemakers

Check out the GEDS page on the Gaia Education site for more information and for application to the program. It can happen anywhere at any time.

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Discovering Modern-day Racial Segregation in the U.S. Agricultural Industry.

Elephant Journal

agricultural industry. To watch the full-length version of this conversation, visit SRO Conversations on Youtube. To view [.].

Beehives stolen by Dept of Agriculture of Illinois?

Green (Living) Review

Terry Ingram is a well-educated farmer who holds degrees in physics and mathematics, with minors in history, biology and education. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) What happened to Terry Ingram’s beehives? Did the Illinois Dept of Ag steal those beehives? He was also a columnist with the prestigious American Bee Journal.

Sustainable Agriculture A-Z

The Green Changemakers

What is Sustainable Agriculture? A food system is the inter-relationship of agricultural systems, their economic, social, cultural, and technological support systems, and systems of food distribution and consumption. Sustainable agriculture uses these same practices. Tags: Sustainable-development Food Green Agriculture

Sow Much Good farmer a CNN hero for spreading her seeds at the urban farm

Green Prophet

Middle East urban farming has caught on in Egypt , where urban agriculture as a movement is now taking place.

Date Palms, Palmaculture and Greening the Middle East (INTERVIEW)

Green Prophet

Indeed these man-made ecosystems have been vital centres of agricultural productivity in otherwise hostile and arid environments.

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Sustainable Fields of Knowledge Campus Evokes Israel’s Agricultural Roots

Green Prophet

If there’s something that the Israelis do as well as or even better than clean tech , it is agriculture.

Scientific Facts on Agriculture & Development

The Green Changemakers

[link] Context - Agriculture is closely linked to many concerns, including biodiversity loss, global warming and water availability. What challenges does agriculture face today? How is climate change threatening agriculture? How can agriculture make better use of natural resources? What are the pros and cons of bioenergy?

Morocco celebrates its certified nuts in 11th annual Asni Festival!

Green Prophet

Increased profits help support community investment in education, and projects focused on water, women and youth. Images from HAF. Launches First Digital Learning Center to Educate the World on Organic Waste Management

Green (Living) Review

Educating communities on the benefits of recycling organic waste just became a whole lot easier, thanks to the digital age.

Educational resources for Sustainability

The Green Changemakers

VaReane Heese's future sustainable agriculture experts show off their Meatrix gear. Tags: Education Contact us for a copy. Grades 9 - 12.

Environmental Education

The Green Changemakers

Environmental education projects are an ideal way to diversify your curriculum, try group teaching strategies, and bring the real world into the classroom in a strong academic context. What kinds of support are available in your school, district and community for supporting environmental educational activities? Critical Questions 1.

Urban Agriculture And Sustainable Cities

The Green Changemakers

Days spent in glass towers, crawling traffic and crowded supermarkets do not facilitate an understanding of the extent to which city dwellers depend on a hidden, external agricultural system. Urban agriculture is beginning to be viewed as an alternative with enormous potential, and not merely as a contradiction in terms. October 1999.

U.S.: Community in Crisis Looks to its Agricultural Roots

Green (Living) Review

But the region was once the breadbasket of northern New Mexico, and a grassroots movement is seeking to position it as a model for sustainable agriculture. higher than at any time in recent memory, revitalization of community-based agriculture may not come a moment too soon. facing food insecurity. With food insecurity in the U.S.

Education for Rural People

The Green Changemakers

[link] This ERP Tool kit provides education and training materials for rural teachers, technicians, instructors, trainers, parents, researchers, extensionists and others involved in formal and non formal education for rural people. We have organized the first list of items by level and type of education. Atchoarena and L.

AGRICULTURE IN URBAN PLANNING Generating Livelihoods and Food Security

The Green Changemakers

This volume, by researchers working in urban agriculture, examines concrete strategies to integrate city farming into the urban landscape.

Sustainable Agriculture and Industrial Ecology

The Green Changemakers

What industrial sectors have strong self-interest in furthering the transition to sustainable agriculture? Why "industrial " ecology for sustainable agriculture? Industrialized, input-intensive agriculture has increased production over the last decades but appears now to be running into fundamental ecological limits.

Resource Center for Urban Agriculture and Food Security

The Green Changemakers

What is urban agriculture? Urban agriculture is one such strategy. However, urban agriculture activities can create problems.

Food Geo-politics Hits Middle East Streets

Green Prophet

Food & Health agriculture Egypt food insecurity Middle East Syria Tunisia waterMore on food security. UAE Plans to Improve Food Security.

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What Became of Hassan Fathy’s New Gourna Model Village?

Green Prophet

Architecture & Urban Egypt Hassan Fathy Luxor mud architecture mud building New Gourna sustainable agriculture vernacular architecture

Climate Change Adaptation for Managing Agricultural Water

The Green Changemakers

Climate-change Education[link] More Self-learning E-course at WBI: [link].

Community Supported Agriculture in local neighborhoods

The Green Changemakers

Community Supported Agriculture in local neighborhoods Neighborhoods are the center of unity in many areas; interpersonal relations, emotional support, community safety, healthy recreational activities, and the provider of healthy local food for all its citizens. Tags: Food Urban Green Community Agriculture In Berkeley, Calif.,

Writing About Truth…and Other Lies

The Alien Next Door

Dr. Wes Jackson, director of the Land Institute in Kansas, a non-profit research facility devoted to alternative agricultural practices, warns that, if misused, biotechnology may lead to the human-induced degradation of the genomes of plant species. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. So, what is it to write about truth? Be honest.

Centre for Essential Education (Texas)

The Green Changemakers

These include studies in culture, in education, in history, in literature and in other related fields.

Permaculture Is the Silver-Green Bullet (INTERVIEW)

Green Prophet

Travel & Nature agriculture food security Jordan permaculture sustainable farmingNadia is also optimistic about the future.