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Interviews with Irucka Embry of EcoC²S

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Land Access Panel at the 11th Annual Tennessee Local Food Summit

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Land Loss in the Middle Tennessee Region (for the Land Access Panel). Irucka was a panelist on Thursday, 27 January 2022, during the Tennessee Local Food Summit. Irucka prepared that document to guide his discussion at the Panel and also to share with people globally. That Discussion was streamed to YouTube and it can be viewed here: TN Local Food Summit FB Live Land Access Panel Ursula King moderating


Irucka created the following document to share with the organizers and attendees of the 11th Annual Tennessee Local Food Summit so that we can craft an encompassing vision for this local food movement:


Questions for the Local Food Movement (Our Future Vision) — [Requires PDF Software]



Getting Back to Nature interviews (Obiora and Irucka Embry)

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Race and the Food System

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2011 publication of Race and the Food System, a partnership between Growing Food and Justice for All Initiative (GFJI) and WHY Hunger Year.

Growing Power, Inc. Race and the Food System Security Learning Center Project

2011 brief biography for the interview — Requires PDF Software



Can We All Eat?

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Dr. Jermaine Ware of HEROH Publishing Co. interviewed Irucka Embry (Can We All Eat?) on Thursday, 23 October 2014, and the podcast interview was posted on 5 November 2014

2014 personal statement for the interview — Requires PDF Software


Edible Forest Garden Resources:


Forest Gardening (“Permaculture Gardening”) and Agroforestry


Edible Forest Gardens, Volume 1: Ecological Vision, Theory for Temperate Climate Permaculture. Dave Jacke with Eric Toensmeier. ISBN# 978-1-931498-79-1


Edible Forest Gardens, Volume 2: Ecological Design and Practice For Temperate-Climate Permaculture. Dave Jacke with Eric Toensmeier. ISBN# 978-1-931498-80-7


Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture. Second Ediiton. Toby Hemenway. ISBN# 1-60358-029-8



Articles authored By Irucka Embry, E.I.T., EcoC²S Principal

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Organic Questions and Answers

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The Shelby Park Discovery Garden Needs Your Assistance

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Social Sustainability

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Towards a New Model of Medicine

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EcoC²S Recipes & Tips

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Recipe Creations

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