Teens for Food Justice Receives $300,000 USDA Grant For Ambitious Hydroponic Farm Expansion on the Rockaway Peninsula

[ad_1] NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Nonprofit Teens for Food Justice (TFFJ) has been awarded a $300,000, three-year grant by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to expand its school-based, indoor hydroponic farming program throughout the Rockaway Peninsula. In partnership with the Queens South Borough Office of the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE), TFFJ will leverage … Read more

2 feet of snow to bury portions of Korean Peninsula, Japan

[ad_1] Dangerous travel conditions are expected to unfold across the Korean Peninsula and parts of Japan as a strengthening storm brings rain and heavy snow as it races across the region. A storm that moved through northeastern China over the weekend will remain in place, keeping areas of rain and snow showers into early Monday. … Read more