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Urban agriculture

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Education
== Education ==
Urban farms are an effective [[educational]] tool for teaching children about healthy eating.<ref>Lineberger, Sarah E., and J. M. Zajicek. 2000. "Can a hands-on teaching tool affect students' attitudes and behavior regarding fruit and vegetables?" ''HortTechnology'' 10(3): 593-596.</ref> An example of educational urban agriculture is [http://www.fullcirclesunnyvale.org/ Full Circle Farm], an eleven-acre farm located on a middle school campus in the heart of [[Silicon Valley]]{{w|target Silicon Valley}}. The farm is a "living campus" where students get real-world, hands-on agriculture experiences that cultivate both healthy eating habits and environmental leadership. Schools have foreseen the asset of [[local food]] production and are beginning to incorporate agricultural sections into their curricula; presenting it as a career opportunity.
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