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How to eat to manage diabetes

I’m Phyllisa Deroze and I’m gonna share a few of my favourite tips on how to manage diabetes through food. If you’re newly diagnosed with diabetes and you feel like you already have a busy schedule, trust me, I understand. I had a busy life before diabetes came in and was like, “Hold up everything […]

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WFP uses new tech to fight refugee food shortages in Jordan

WFP uses new tech to fight refugee food shortages in Jordan

>>Sreenivasan: ACCORDING TO THE UNITED NATIONS, THERE ARE NEARLY 26 MILLION REFUGEES WORLDWIDE. NEARLY SEVEN MILLION OF THEM ARE SYRIAN. EVEN AFTER THEY HAVE LONG FLED CONFLICTS IN THEIR HOME COUNTRIES, HIGH POVERTY AND UNEMPLOYMENT MEAN THEY ARE STILL STRUGGLING TO FEED THEMSELVES. IN THE FIRST OF TWO REPORTS FROM THE MIDDLE EAST, SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT […]

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Leaking Dams

Leaking Dams

I have a question from Leszek, “My soil is a combination of loam “with small jagged pieces of rock “and below a depth of one to two meters “there are solid slabs of rock “which water flows out immediately. “After attempting to seal the pond sites with clay, “bentonite and earthworks, “my patience has ended, […]

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The Forested Garden: What is a Food Forest?

The Forested Garden: What is a Food Forest?

– What is a food forest? Well, we’re all quite familiar with forest, and forest as an eco-system with great diversity of plants, animals, and fungi all harmonizing together and inter-reacting in many, many niches and layers. Designed by nature, maintained as a system in perfect balance. Well imagine that, as a system that produces […]

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