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On the corner of Devon and Glenwood Ave. in Edgewater, sits Uncommon Ground. "A small working farm that provided food for a restaurant, provided a community center and place for people to learn... Read more
By The Sprout, 33 min 42 sec ago
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When Shante Lewis wants to go grocery shopping close to home, it doesn’t take long for her to list her options. “We have a Dollar General,” the Stone Mountain resident said. If she wants to drive... Read more
By The Sprout, 1 hour 10 min ago
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Although 96% of the 2 million farms in the United States are family-owned, the top 5% of farms, mostly run by large corporations, make 75% of the sales. Worst of all, one-third of the food produced... Read more
By The Sprout, 1 hour 37 min ago
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In his 20s, farmer Heinz Thomet recalls asking himself: “What do you want to do with your life? Are you going to purchase some mountain valley and live a hermit life… or do you want to be in the... Read more
By The Sprout, Jul 11
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On just over an acre of land, Linda Geronilla’s home stands out from others in the neighborhood. It’s not the solar panels on her home’s roof that won her national awards for energy conservation but... Read more
By The Sprout, Jul 9
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