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Urban Agriculture- What and Why pt 1

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What is Urban Agriculture Urban agriculture can be defined as growing, processing, and distribution of food and animal products by locals and for locals within an urban setting.  Examples of Urban Agriculture include but are not limited to : ·       community and backyard gardens·       rooftop and balcony gardening·        growing in vacant lots·       Aquaculture and hydroponics ·       market farms ·       raising livestock and beekeeping.·       Vertical growingUrban agriculture is not just the process of growing these products.  It also includes how you sell the products.  Urban agriculture includes things such as farmers markets, roadside fruit, and farm stands, how you market and sell...

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Health benefits of gardening

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Health benefits of gardening

Why do you Garden? Do you know all the benefits of gardening? Naturally, the fresh produce what about the other benefits associated with gardening?  Physical Exercise Gardening is a great way to participate in physical exercise.  Gardening for 2.5 hours a week can help achieve the same target heart rate as a moderate intensity workout.  It also provides light strength training.  Ever wonder why you are so sore after pushing that wheelbarrow around?  Also, it keeps joint mobile and flexible.  The constant bending of the knees and elbows promotes and increased range of motion.  Digging and planting help hand strength,...

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