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Local veggies delivered with one click

<b>(CNN) —</b> As Amazon gets into the food business with the planned purchase of Whole Foods, there's a quiet, local food revolution that's been simmering on the back burner.<p>Virtual farmers markets selling mostly local produce grown by smaller-scale, local farms have popped up across the country.<p>It's …

Could Taiwan become the Silicon Valley of Agriculture 4.0?

Taiwan has in the past been synonymous with toy manufacturing and electrical components, but a growing revolution in agriculture is set to give the sweet-potato-shaped island a new area of influence in the global economy.With a Mandarin speaking populace and geographical location that is less than …

Connecticut fisherman cashes in on kelp trend

As part of our series "Real Food," we take a look at the growing trend of kelp. The seaweed is rich in nutrients and antioxidants and is a common …

Health Leaders Must Focus on the Threats From Factory Farms

This week, the World Health Organization — which works globally to improve human health — will meet in Geneva to select a new director general. We have a mission for that leader: take on factory farms, a major threat to health and the environment.<p>Starting just after World War II, animal production …

The 6 Things I Stopped Doing This Year

And how I'm already seeing the difference.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A third of 2017 is already, but how much closer are you to achieving your annual goals? What have you done so far? More importantly, what have you <i>not</i> done?<p>I've stopped doing six things …

Productivity

The ‘Cabin Porn Commune’ in Sullivan County, NY.Photo by Daniel Krieger

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming An Entrepreneur

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Working as a senior vice president for a Fortune 100 company and running IT Services for 48,000 end-users on a global scale was a tough job. It was long hours, lots of pressure and difficult customers. But, even so it was …

Entrepreneurship

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How to feed 10,000 people from food grown on 3 acres in the city

Will Allen is proving that city farms work -- big time. He’s not conjuring up theories; everything that he is teaching in cities across the country …

Ramp Up Your Savings by Having Two "Zero-Dollar Days" Per Week

If you’re looking to tighten your budget so you can put a few more coins in your piggy bank, this simple approach will get you spending less and curb …

5 Tips for Raising Money-Smart Kids

Kids' money habits are formed by age 7, so it's important to teach them financial fundamentals early and often.<p>Shutterstock<p>April is "Financial …

Personal Finance

The Number 1 Rule to Get Things Done

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest struggles millennials face is wading through the information overload to figure out what we should be doing with our time.<p>Can you really blame us?<p>Every time you look at your phone, dozens of pings, …

Time Management

Just Turned 40? An Architect Says It's Time To Design For Aging

When Architect Matthias Hollwich was approaching 40, he wondered what the next 40 years of his life might look like. He looked into the architecture that serves older adults, places like retirement communities and assisted living facilities, and didn't like what he saw. But what if we changed our …

University of Pennsylvania

10 Time Sucks That Kill Startups

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, the most valuable asset you have is your time. You’ll rarely have enough time to do what you need, and virtually never enough time to do what you want.<p>The general assumption is, since time is free, you’ll …

Business Strategy

Punkt's Retro-Function MP 01 Cell Phone

It does just two things in just two colors<p>Your American correspondent noticed something astonishing in Nuremberg. Each night after Holz-Handwerk I'd …

Stumbling Block

15 Awesome Examples Of Homes In The Desert

1. This home with a guesthouse and studio in Capitol Reef, Utah.<p>Design and photography by Imbue Design.<p>2. This home enjoys desert views from almost …

Hot Springs

Playful Furniture Inviting You to Fill in the Voids: ROOM Collection

A dynamic duo comprised of two swedish-based designers, Erik Olovsson and Kyuhyung Cho, came up with the idea of rethinking how objects breathe in …