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CNN’s Anthony Bourdain in Detroit visits urban farm

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Go to Minute 38:52 of the video.

“In Detroit the urban farm is really the last line of defence.”

CNN’s Parts Unknown
Season 2 – Detroit
Nov 10, 2013

Anthony Bourdain:
“In Detroit approximately 40 square miles have been reverted to basically unused green space. In many cities so-called urban farming may be looked upon by cynics like me as an affectation. Here in Detroit it’s not. With nature taking back the landscape block by block, the urban farm is really the last line of defence. D-Town sits of the western border of Detroit.”

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City Of New Orleans Celebrates Groundbreaking Of Innovative Urban Farming Center

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The core of the Center will be a working farm that showcases cutting-edge, yet affordable, water, space and energy efficient growing techniques, like recirculating hydroponics.

PR Wire
November 6, 2013

Excerpt:

The Recirculating Farms Coalition and the New Orleans Food and Farm Network broke ground on a unique community farm and food center in New Orleans, “Growing Local NOLA.” Amid much celebrating, city and state officials, along with others offered support, congratulatory remarks and well wishes for the future.

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