Nutrition

Recirculating farms – a good source of potassium

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Potassium can help prevent and/or fight a range of health problems. Much like calcium, potassium works to help strengthen bones and is a key player in preventing osteoporosis. The mineral has also been shown to help reduce high blood pressure, kidney stones, and assist with cell function. In particular, seniors, are recommended to get approximately […]

Organizational

Happy New Year!

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We here at the Recirculating Farms Coalition wish you a very happy and healthy 2013! In light of the start of the new year, we thought that we’d share some of our great successes from 2012, and our plans for 2013. First, in September, we celebrated our one-year anniversary. Thanks to all of you – […]

Education

In Honor of Earth Day – A New Recirculating Farm Map!!

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In honor of the upcoming 41st Earth Day on April 22, the Recirculating Farms Coalition released a new interactive map that shows consumers where to buy vegetables, fruits, herbs, and seafood, as well as decorative plants and fish from innovative farms. The map identifies hydroponic (growing plants), aquaculture (growing fish) and aquaponic (growing plants and […]