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Kenya: Farming in the city

By: Nicolas BAKER | Mairead DUNDAS Follow | Anna-Gaëlle Brault | Juliette LACHARNAY | Marina BERTSCH
1 min

Faced with high food prices, poverty and rapid population growth, the residents of Nairobi's slums have adopted a novel form of intensive agriculture: a farm-in-a-bag.


Urban farming is not only a remedy against hunger, but also creates jobs and provides steady incomes.

We went to visit the city dwellers who are sowing the seeds of future farming.

2014-02-03 01:26-SUSTAINABLE MINUTE

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