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‘Agrihoods’ Provide Suburban Living Built Around Community Farms – Not Golf Courses

California’s first farm-to-table new home community just opened. Called “The Cannery,” it’s a residential project designed and put together by The New Home Company. Designed with a seven acre urban farm near the center of downtown Davis, this 100 acre project is considered to be the very first agrihood built on what used to be industrial land. The community […]
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How The Mainstream Media Has Been Hiding Good News From You

When you think of the current state of the world, you may have negative thoughts about how our future will turn out. It’s not your fault that what you usually read or hear is, for the most part, pretty dismal. Reporters and journalists seem to love covering the scrumptious scandals, the devastating wars, and the natural […]
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Students Revive Extinct Squash With 800-Year-Old Seeds In It

A school in Winnipeg, Canada is making headlines after growing a squash previously thought to be extinct for hundreds of years. According to Mother Nature Network, it was discovered on First Nations land during an archaeological dig. The historic gourd has been estimated to be approximately 800 years old, and inside of it the archaeologists found […]
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This Man Is Redefining The North American Visionary Art Scene

One of Canada’s greatest visionary artists, Chris Dyer, invites us into his Postal Portal Art Studio to talk about consciousness in art and his brand, Positive Creations. Positive Creations Chris grew up in Lima, Peru, and came to Canada when he was 17 to study the traditional arts. He is now based in Montreal, where he […]
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The Holistic Children’s Author Who Is On A Mission To Save Our Children

Children today are bombarded with so much harmful advertising through television, magazines, movies, billboards, and even books. As any parent knows, children are like sponges, and subtle messages can impact a child’s self esteem and beliefs far too easily. Quite literally, they believe nearly everything they see and read, and this undeveloped critical thinking ability can […]
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Russian Government To Ban All GMO Food Products To Protect Citizens

What was once a taboo topic of conversation has now become so widely discussed that pretty well the entire world seems to have developed an opinion about it. Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) have entered the mainstream vernacular so thoroughly that an entire country has publicly stated their stance on and intended action plan for the agricultural method. At an […]
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How French Artists In 1899 Envisioned Life In The Year 2000

It’s always thought provoking when you come across artwork that was created years ago, whether it be by a few decades or a few thousand years. Art, in all its many forms, can tell us so much about the thoughts, feelings, history, and ideology which dominated the time period in which it was created. I came […]
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The Truth About Govenor Christie’s Weight

On September 22, news broke that Governor and U.S. presidential candidate Chris Christie had given General Michael Cunniff, the leader of New Jersey’s 9,000+ national guardsmen, a weighty ultimatum. The general had 90 days to slim down — or he would face dismissal. As it turns out, General Cunniff did not meet the military’s basic […]