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One man goes above and beyond to bring a free farmer's market to a park in the Mission district of San Francisco, and it's blossomed into a true community event.

One man goes above and beyond to bring a free farmer's market to a park in the Mission district of San Francisco, and it's blossomed into a true community event.

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Gardeners sharing their passion and produce show us that growing your own food is attainable. My kitchen garden was inspired by Peter Cundall, the Mancunian who hosted *Gardening Australia*.

Gardeners sharing their passion and produce show us that growing your own food is attainable. My kitchen garden was inspired by Peter Cundall, the Mancunian who hosted *Gardening Australia*.

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When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, Cuba's economy went into a tailspin. With imports of oil cut by more than half – and food by 80 percent – people were desperate.

When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, Cuba's economy went into a tailspin. With imports of oil cut by more than half – and food by 80 percent – people were desperate.

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A local marketplace (in the north east of Italy) to access to good, clean and fair food from the local area to reduce food miles and shorten the food chain

A local marketplace (in the north east of Italy) to access to good, clean and fair food from the local area to reduce food miles and shorten the food chain

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Workshops (Boot Camps) for local farmers on a variety of topics including branding & marketing, distribution & logistics, and setting up a growers association or collective. Connect and co-create with regional farmers to organize a united front.

Workshops (Boot Camps) for local farmers on a variety of topics including branding & marketing, distribution & logistics, and setting up a growers association or collective. Connect and co-create with regional farmers to organize a united front.

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People who are members of the local gardening club can bring the apples from their own gardens to the club center and get their own juice pressed out for free!

People who are members of the local gardening club can bring the apples from their own gardens to the club center and get their own juice pressed out for free!

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A worldwide NETWORK of farmers' markets respecting the SLOW FOOD philosophy.
COMMUNITY-run markets that strengthen local food networks.
Quality food you can TRUST, bought directly from the producers.
Fair prices for both consumers and producers.

A worldwide NETWORK of farmers' markets respecting the SLOW FOOD philosophy. COMMUNITY-run markets that strengthen local food networks. Quality food you can TRUST, bought directly from the producers. Fair prices for both consumers and producers.

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The individuals and communities that grow and harvest these fruits and vegetables are rich with stories. Share these faces, names and stories with the consumer.  Have students be the authors with internet forums to foster the connection.

The individuals and communities that grow and harvest these fruits and vegetables are rich with stories. Share these faces, names and stories with the consumer. Have students be the authors with internet forums to foster the connection.

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The return of the cooperative movement with a supermarket for the people, by the people. Members pay £20 a month to have a say in how the not for profit is run and must volunteer four hours a month.

The return of the cooperative movement with a supermarket for the people, by the people. Members pay £20 a month to have a say in how the not for profit is run and must volunteer four hours a month.

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I have been thinking a lot about the power of good storytelling. Stories are an incredible medium to help build relationships and connect people around the world.

I have been thinking a lot about the power of good storytelling. Stories are an incredible medium to help build relationships and connect people around the world.

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A rule of thumb where families endeavour to only consume food that can be sourced within a three mile radius

A rule of thumb where families endeavour to only consume food that can be sourced within a three mile radius

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I found it in my grocery store...it was ugly, looked like it should have been jettisoned from the boat long ago. I couldn't resist--it must be why people love pugs--it looked so cute, and potentially delicious...i bought it, and it was delicious.

I found it in my grocery store...it was ugly, looked like it should have been jettisoned from the boat long ago. I couldn't resist--it must be why people love pugs--it looked so cute, and potentially delicious...i bought it, and it was delicious.

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Farmers’ markets are growing exponentially. But many farmers and chefs still seem to struggle to find each other and work together. Looking at bridging the gap between farmers and chef's in the means of 'speed dating'

Farmers’ markets are growing exponentially. But many farmers and chefs still seem to struggle to find each other and work together. Looking at bridging the gap between farmers and chef's in the means of 'speed dating'

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