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By Taylor Widom on October 29th, 2014 | Last updated: October 30, 2014 at 3:46 pm
Loften High School’s Growing Education Training program is bringing job skills and healthy living to intellectually disabled students. The gardening-based program hopes to bring the students’ products to local school cafeterias.
By Alexandrea DaCosta on April 17th, 2014 | Last updated: April 21, 2014 at 6:10 pm
North Central farmers are straying away from pesticide-filled, genetically engineered foods with an emphasis on organic practices. The number of organic farms has more than doubled in the past two years.
By Alexandrea DaCosta on April 16th, 2014 | Last updated: April 16, 2014 at 12:43 pm
A new Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) by the FDA may pose a challenge to farmers who are using an alternative fertilizer.
By Viana Bhagan on October 31st, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 9:29 am
Student participants of the Growing Education Training program in Alachua County help plant and maintain produce at Cymplify Central. Their produce will be served at Cymply Fresh, a new Gainesville restaurant opening in mid-November.
By Alexys Martinez on November 12th, 2012 | Last updated: December 5, 2012 at 4:36 pm
Florida Organic Growers’ GIFT Gardens are combatting hunger in Alachua County.
By Erin Rauch on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: October 18, 2012 at 9:43 am
For the third year in a row, once a week, two locations on the University of Florida campus will transform into local food markets.