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From sketch to sea: diving into Wales’ underwater farming revolution Its ‘underwater gardens’ echo a tradition of sustainably harvesting the local waters: we go beneath the waves at a Welsh community-owned, re... Environment Food Lifestyle Society
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Martin Wright Fixing the food chain. Are the solutions closer than we think? What we eat and how we produce it is a source of bitter debate. But new ideas are taking root that might repair our food system Agriculture Environment Opinion
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Why are people getting so hyped about seaweed? Seaweed has gone from being a tasty Japanese side dish, to a wonder crop with huge potential. Can it really fix the planet? Agriculture Conservation Economics Environment
Image for High-tech, soil-less, and brimming with life: the vertical farms of tomorrow
High-tech, soil-less, and brimming with life: the vertical farms of tomorrow Vertical farms are the next agricultural frontier, with schemes springing all the time. We dig into the hope behind the hype Agriculture Environment Food Society
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The magical moss helping women in rural Peru to become entrepreneurs In the Peruvian Andes, life is not always easy. Now, sustainable harvesting of sphagnum moss is helping women to thrive Written in partnership with Shared Interest
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Salvaging crops and tackling a broken food system: meet the ‘gleaners’ Across Britain, people are uniting to salvage unpicked produce. It’s a timely response to food poverty, farm waste and a broken food system Agriculture Environment Food Society
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