CALS PhD Applied Ecology Emily Reed

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Richard Linton


Student with trowel helps renovate the garden on the Talley Student Union's roof.

Students Renovate Rooftop Garden For Food Production

The food that NC State horticultural science students are growing in a rooftop garden on the Talley Student Union won't have to go far from farm to fork: just one floor down, to the 1887 Bistro.

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