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Success Stories: NRCS' Work with High Tunnel

Alisha Utter and Kyle Bowley, of Arbor Farmstead in Grand Isle, Vermont

#FridaysOnTheFarm: Advance Payment Helps Extend the Season

November 1, 2019 - This Friday meet Alisha Utter and Kyle Bowley, of Arbor Farmstead in Grand Isle, Vermont. The seven-acre veganic farm grows diversified perennial fruit alongside restorative woodland. Read More.

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A High Tunnel for the Garden of Happiness

October 28, 2019 - This Friday meet Karen Washington, an urban farmer in New York City who founded the Garden of Happiness and a community farmers market, La Familia Verde Community Garden Coalition. Read More.

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From Football to Farming: Urban Agriculture in Dallas

December 4, 2018 - Join us as we tour three urban farms and meet farmers who are growing food for their local communities. Read more.

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#FridaysOnTheFarm:  Growing Urban – A Lower West Side Story

August 17, 2018 - From the kitchen table to the boardroom table, the USDA brings people together across the nation for: healthier food, natural resources and people; a stronger agricultural industry; and economic growth, jobs and innovation. Read more.

 

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#Fridaysonthefarm: A Sprouting Business

February 16, 2018 - Garland Hampton is making a difference in his neighborhood by growing affordable, healthy food closer to the people who need it the most.

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#FridaysOnTheFarm: Goats and Gardens in Jackson, Mississippi 

April 20, 2018 -Meet Cindy Ayers-Elliott, a CEO-turned-farmer who raises goats and grows fresh produce in Jackson, Mississippi. Read more.     
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#Fridaysonthefarm: Conservation Nets Better Irrigation, Saves Money and Doubles Growing Space to Boost Profits 


March 9, 2018 - Matt Churchill and Jennifer Christian, owners of Pariah Dog Farm, used to irrigate their crops by filling up 500-gallon water tanks with a garden hose overnight, then hauling them out to the field the next morning. See how NRCS helped this couple modernize their irrigation process to save time and money.