Strawberry fields forever? Urban agriculture in developed countries: a review

@article{Mok2013StrawberryFF,
  title={Strawberry fields forever? Urban agriculture in developed countries: a review},
  author={Hoi-Fei Mok and Virginia G. Williamson and James Robin Grove and Kristal Burry and S Fiona Barker and Andrew J. Hamilton},
  journal={Agronomy for Sustainable Development},
  year={2013},
  volume={34},
  pages={21-43}
}
Food production in cities has long been a tradition in many countries around the world and a mainstream activity for many developed countries. While urban agriculture plays an important role in increasing food security and social well-being, it comes with significant costs and constraints. Here, we review the growth of urban agriculture throughout the developed world in order to clarify the different benefits, risks, and hindrances associated with the practice. Through this analysis, we… CONTINUE READING
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