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Shift Long Beach Highlights Local Food Networks at Forum

shiftlb-food-networks In the last fifty years, the meteoric rise of agribusiness giants like Monsanto and Cargill has wreaked havoc upon our global food supply, bankrupting small farmers while endangering the web of life with pollutants and genetically modified foods.

Urban Farming Proponent Donna Marykwas To Detail Plans For Local Gardens

founder and director of director of Long Beach Grows Donna Marykwas Despite pockets of community gardens, the promise of urban agriculture in Long Beach hasn’t moved much beyond the talking stage. Cities like San Francisco and Seattle encourage urban gardens and even allow the raising of chickens and goats.

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