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Urban Agriculture

City and suburban agriculture takes the form of backyard, roof-top and balcony gardening, community gardening in vacant lots and parks, roadside urban fringe agriculture and livestock grazing in open space. Explore information and tools on urban agriculture.

Links on this website include:

  • Urban Agriculture Toolkit - USDA
  • Urban Agriculture: Best Practices and Possibilities - University of Missouri Extension
  • Urban Agriculture and Community Food Security in the United States: Farming from the City Center to the Urban Fringe - Community Food Security Coalition
  • Food for the Cities - United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Urban Agriculture

Agroforestry, Food (Local/Regional)
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