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Food Desert

Questions on Food Deserts:

Food Quality

  • problem definition/description
  • research directions
    • food fraud (link to Yagiz' work on olive/peanut oil spectroscopy)
    • nutrient density experiments

Questions on Food:

Food Growing Research

  • Infrared imagery for plant health
    • in cover crop monitoring (FarmHack)
    • in crop surveillance (FarmHack, other farms)
    • in community gardens evaluating/demonstrating their practices (Green Community Garden)
  • Multispectral analysis for plant health
  • Tracking outputs
    • Farming Concrete / Five Borough Farm
    • more here....


Activities should include a materials list, costs and a step-by-step guide to construction with photos. Learn what makes a good activity here.


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