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Urban Agriculture Study of 660 acres around Los Angeles River area

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The Urban Agriculture Plan seeks to create a healthy, sustainable Los Angeles River neighborhood through the lens of urban agriculture.

Perkins/ Will et al.
Jan 30, 2015

Executive Summary:

It identifies specific strategies, locates potential interventions, and suggests means of project implementation.

The Plan is not a policy document. The process as well as the result
is assisting the Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation and others to facilitate responsible community and economic development focused on environmental and food-based activities in the area of study.

The study area consists of 660 acres and coincides directly with the extents of the Cornfield Arroyo Seco Specific Plan (CASP). The CASP provides the foundation for this plan, however the study also builds upon many other documents such as the LARRMP and the NELA Riverfront District Vision

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March 15, 2015   Comments Off on Urban Agriculture Study of 660 acres around Los Angeles River area

Saturday Night Live ‘Urban Farming’ Skit

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Urban farming is made easy with Nest-spresso, which incubates a fertilized chicken egg in minutes.

By Saturday Night Live
Season 40, 2014

In this commercial parody, a woman (Vanessa Bayer) introduces her urban farming neighbors (Taran Killam, Kate McKinnon) to Nest-spresso, a machine that incubates a fertilized chicken egg in minutes.

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