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British Town Grows All of Its Own Vegetables, Improved Civic Life

by bill - 2011-12-17 ( life / health / food / plants )

British town grows all of its own vegetables, witnesses improved civic life and reduced crime as a result.

"When the small British mill town of Todmorden, tucked in between Yorkshire and Lancashire, first began installing fruit and vegetable gardens all around the area as part of the Incredible Edible program, it likely had no idea that the novel, yet simple, concept would make the town a foremost inspirational and self-sustaining model of the future."

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