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The Importance of Eating Local

The Importance of Eating Local

By Anah Oozeerally, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Is it really worth it to pick local produce? We have farmers and students share their thoughts on thinking twice about picking big brand names over locally-owned businesses.

Urban Farm Reopens its Doors

Urban Farm Reopens its Doors

By Jendayi Omowale, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

NYU's Urban Farm reopens its doors after a break.

Urban Farm Lab celebrates first harvest

Urban Farm Lab celebrates first harvest

September 30, 2013


Filed under Features

Bustling cities like New York City can sometimes seem almost colorless, but the NYU Urban Farm Lab is giving the city a spot of bright green to contrast with the grays of the surrounding concrete jungle. Located on a green plot of land on the Houston Street side of  the University Village Silve...

Student environmental group Farm to Live cultivates volunteer work

Student environmental group Farm to Live cultivates volunteer work

March 4, 2013


Filed under News

It is concrete change, literally. For NYU students from the university club Farm to Live, a project of Mahwah Environmental Volunteers Organization green space is always preferable to the blacktop parking lot. A project initiated last April with $1,000 of funding from the NYU Reynolds Changemak...