Upcoming Funding Opportunities
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The following are funding opportunities, some open to farmers and ranchers, others to institutions serving agricultural producers or rural communities. Most of the following funding opportunities have mid-July 2013 application due dates. National Water Qu...

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Business; Funding; Grants; Research; Rural Development; grants;
Oregon bans some insecticides following bee deaths

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foodies
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Business & Technology; Food;
Hacking Meat: “Cultured Beef”

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food tech
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DISTRIBUTION; EATERS; Food+Tech; Hacking Meat; PRODUCTION; RESTAURANTS; RETAIL MARKETS; #cultured beef; #culturing meat; #lab meat; #Mark Post #Maastricht University; #meat shortage; grace communications foundation; hacking meat; hackmeat silicon valley; sustainable meat;
Hacking Meat: Bring on the Home Cooking Renaissance

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DISTRIBUTION; EATERS; Hacking Meat; PRODUCTION; RESTAURANTS; RETAIL MARKETS; #brad cecchi; #gracecommunicationsfoundation #hackingmeat #hackmeat; #grange restaurant; #prime meats; #whole animal; food tech; hack meat; hacking meat; home cooking; nose-to-tail;
Celebrate the 4th of July with wild-caught American salmon!
Radio Recap: Hack//Meat SV, Growing the Sustainable Meat Community

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food tech
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DISTRIBUTION; EATERS; Featured; Food+Tech; PRODUCTION; RESTAURANTS; RETAIL MARKETS; destin layne; Early Berd Ranch; Emily Wang; farmstacker; FEED Collaborative; grace communications foundation; hackmeat silicon valley; Heritage Radio Network; Kevin Watt; Mariana Cotlear; matthew rothe;
Palm Oil: It’s in Your Oreos, Killing Your Rainforests

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farmers
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Food; News; Plants and Animals; Ethical Consumer; Orangutangs; Palm oil; rainforest destruction; Rainforest Foundation UK;
Snail Panic

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farmers
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Culture; Plants and Animals; Florida; Invasive Species; Pests; Plagues; Snails;
‘City Farmer News’ listed as one of top 20 International Urban Planning Websites 2013

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urban gardeners
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Canada; City Farmer; Vancouver;
Farmers are feeding their pigs marijuana so you can eat pot-infused bacon

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foodies
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Food; Living;
Episode 123: Future Fish

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foodies
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episodes; Season 3; dan barber; daniel klein; fish; Intrepid Travel; Miguel Medialdea; mirra fine; perennial plate; sea bass; Spain; sustainable; TED talk; veta la palma;
Your cheap watery beer now comes with less guilt

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foodies
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Business & Technology; Food; Living;
Is Homemade Jam a Bargain?

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foodies
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Food & Drink; homemade; jam; jelly; sugar;
Backyard Goats Provide More Than Milk for Urban Farming Enthusiasts

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urban gardeners
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Livestock;
The Backyard Sheep: An Introductory Guide to Keeping Productive Pet Sheep

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urban gardeners
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Book; Livestock;
A Garden Grows in Cabrini-Green

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farmers
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Culture; Chicago; Community Gardens; Urban Farming;
Organic Grain Growing Field Day in New York
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Essentials of Organic Grain Growing Field Day in New York, July 10th, 2013 NOFA-NY is hosting a field day on July 10th from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at Lineage Farm: 492 Route 217, Hudson, NY. Please join NOFA-NY for a workshop entitled Essentials of Organic Grai...

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farmers
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Events; Farming Practices; Training Programs; field day; grain growing; New York; Organic;
Bangalore, India is rediscovering its passion for gardening

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urban gardeners
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India;
Boom of shared gardens in Rome

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urban gardeners
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europe;
Should the “Nobel prize for food” go to a Monsanto exec?

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foodies
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Article; Business & Technology; Food;
8 Landscape Architecture Firms Leading the Way in Urban Agriculture Design

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urban gardeners
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Design;
International Rescue Committee – Tukwila Namaste Community Garden in Washington State

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urban gardeners
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Community Gardens; Horticulture Therapy; No Category;
House Farm Bill Debacle: What’s Next?
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The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) Provides In Depth Analysis of the Failure of the House Farm Bill and Delineates Ways Forward Last week, we reported that the House of Representatives failed to pass a 2013 Farm Bill (see here, and here...

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farmers
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Ag. Politics; ag politics;
It’s so hot in Arizona, you can bake cookies in a car

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foodies
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Climate & Energy; Food; Living;
The Cattle Disease Spreading From Texas to Iowa

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farmers
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Plants and Animals; Anaplasmosis; Beef cattle; livestock;
Five Awesome Summer Farm Festivals

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farmers
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Culture; Food; Farmers; Festivals; Sustainability;
This is the cutest possible way to eat animals

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foodies
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Food;
Stretch That Yogurt: How to Make Viili at Home

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foodies
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Food & Drink; culture; yogurt;
Could Laser Tattoos Replace Sticky Fruit Labels?

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farmers
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Food; Fruit; Labels;
Hastings Urban Farm is a half-acre farm located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

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urban gardeners
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Canada; Urban Farm; Vancouver;
Beatrix Potter: “We have a little garden”

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urban gardeners
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Children;
Urban horticulture in Africa and Asia, an efficient corner food supplier

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urban gardeners
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Africa; Asia; thesis;
When it comes to food, technology won’t save us

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foodies
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Article; Business & Technology; Food;
Aw Snaps!
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Check out our favorite photos from the past week – and then share your photos of a farm, food artisan or farmers market. You might be one of our favorites next week! Lodi Farmers Market - Lodi, CA Galin-Flory Farms - Canby, OR at Lake Oswego … Continue re...

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farmers
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Aw Snaps! (our best photos); aw snaps; blue moon acres; farm photography; galin-flory farms; lake oswego farmers market; lodi farmers market; Putnam Family Farms; Real Time Farms;
Fiskars Project at Common Roots Urban Farm

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foodies
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Food Security; Garden; Uncategorized; common roots; farm;
Organic food delivery service Greenling and online meal planner Design My Meals team up to make healthy eating easier
Hacking Meat: The Butcher and the Tech Beast

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food tech
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DISTRIBUTION; EATERS; Food+Tech; Hacking Meat; PRODUCTION; RESTAURANTS; RETAIL MARKETS; #Kent Schoberle; 4505 Meats; Applegate; butchery; butchery renaissance; estancia beef; food startup; food tech; future of food; future of meat; grace communications foundation; hacking meat; hackmeat silicon valley; Ryan Farr; sustainable meat;
Will Hops Save This Family Farm?

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farmers
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Plants and Animals;
Beyond gut instinct: A manifesto for clean eating and clear thinking

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foodies
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Food;
Voting One Way, Eating Another

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farmers
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Food; Animal Welfare; Chickens; Eggs;
Choice of Monsanto Betrays World Food Prize: Global Leaders

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food security
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Agriculture; Agro-business; GMOs; Home Page; News; Policy Advocacy; Video;
The best worst new foods at the 2013 Minnesota State Fair

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Food; Living;
Kentucky’s Connection to Bristol Bay Sockeye

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foodies
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Blog; Bristol Bay; bbrsda; bristol bay; bristol bay regional seafood development association; bristol bay salmon; caught wild; chefs collaborative; environment; epa; fish; fishermen; green; kentucky; marksbury farm; pebble mine; river; salmon; save bristol bay; savor bristol bay; sockeye; sustainability; wild;
Eating boogers could be boosting your immune system

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foodies
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Food; Living;
Faline the Calf’s First Day

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foodies
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Farm & Garden; animal husbandry; calves; cows; grass-fed; local food; small farms;