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Supplying the World's Energy Needs with Light and Water
from...MIT Technology Review

3.16.11
Fish Farming in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems
This article is of particular interest to Biosphere Farms ...


12.29.10
The High Price We Pay For Cheap Food
Arthur Potts Dawson discusses the disconnect between healthy food and affordability and explores visions for sustainability


4.13.10
The Biology and Business of Biofuels
A 50 minute video presentation From the University of California San Diego




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An Excel spreadsheet for comparing oilseed crop information for making biodiesel. Includes average yield per acre, percentage oil, crop weights, oil and mash weights, seed and oil prices, and information sources.

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www.grinningplanet.com/2004/04-13/agriculture-farm-workers-3-article.htm

www.motherjones.com/news/feature/2006/05/no_bar_code.html

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