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Agrihoods: Development-Supported Agriculture


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By Jeff Birkby

Published: June 2016

Updated: n/a



12 pages

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This publication introduces the concept of development-supported agriculture, also known as agrihoods. The recent growth of agrihoods in the United States is discussed. The major types of agrihoods are described, and the benefits and challenges of agrihood development are discussed. Case studies of agrihoods are presented, and further agrihood resources are included.

Table of Contents

Introduction: What are Agrihoods?
Types of Agrihoods
Infill Development and Agrihoods
Benefits of Agrihoods
Challenges and Concerns of Agrihoods
Appendix: 12 Agrihoods Taking Farm-to-Table Living Mainstream
Further Resources

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