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Urban Farming Comes with Unique Soil Contamination Risks

urban farming | Urban farming is on the rise—some 9 million Americans are now ...

Raised gardening beds keep vegetables away from contaminated soil, can deter some pests, and are easier on backs and knees--here's some information about how to make one.


Contaminated Soil Treatment: Managing Contaminated Soil In City Gardens - Urban agriculture runs a higher risk of soil contamination. This article discusses urban gardening in potentially bad soil and managing contaminated soil in city gardens. Click here to learn more about urban soil contamination.


The Novice Gardener: Is It Safe to Grow Food in Urban Soil?


Newbie Urban Gardeners May Not Be Aware Of Soil's Dirty Legacy

More and more city dwellers are trying their hand at urban gardening. Most know to be wary of lead in their soil, a report finds, but they're clueless about how to avoid other types of contaminants.


all you need to know about Petunias, sowing, transplanting, growing,....Love these Flowers!

Though healthy soil is invaluable, industrial agricultural practices degrade this natural resource by causing erosion, nutrient depletion, and soil contamination.

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Hold the Herbicides: Testing for Soil Contamination

Organic landscaping expert Howard Garrett teaches you how to test your soil for chemical contamination, like herbicides.


Arcgis 3d Analyst Visualizing soil contamination and Edema Rate

5 Things to Know About Growing in Urban Soils