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Mayor Booker Celebrates the Creation of Newark’s Largest Urban Farm; Photos from the Ribbon-Cutting

Newark, NJ — June 26th, 2013 – Mayor Cory A. Booker, South Ward Council Member Ras Baraka, members of the Newark Municipal Council, the City of Newark Office of Sustainability, Food Policy Director Elizabeth Reynoso, Hawthorne Avenue Elementary School Principal … Continue reading

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Wall Street Journal features Newark’s Burgeoning Urban Agriculture Initiatives

Reprint of August 8, 2012 article in the Wall Street Journal: Down Home in Newark New Jersey’s Largest City, Long a Symbol of Decay, Gives Urban Farming a Try NEWARK—Newark may be known for many things, but its homegrown hydroponic … Continue reading

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