This piece depicts the role of community gardens in providing food, greenspace, community, and stronger localities.
On March 7th at 5pm see Lindsay Curren at the Philadelphia Flower Show in the Gardener’s Studio for a talk on her art show, 31 Days of Urban Agriculture.
The Food: Not Lawns Movement is a perfect storm in addressing how we can cut back on destructive practices while increasing healthy and productive ones.
Sustainable local food farming is a better climate solution than energy-intensive and centralized production that relies on broad transportation distribution networks.
Food deserts are a tragedy of modern times. But while they are a blight that strikes at the health and welfare of many, inspiring things being done to combat them.
Women are out front in urban agriculture, starting and leading community gardens, urban farms, and the organizations that support them.
Where would the Urban Agriculture movement be without its key leaders, of whom Will Allen, of Growing Power, may be the most widely inspirational and influential.
Are high-tech industrial vertical gardening visions viable? What is the energy equation and how does it square with lower tech (and less costly) options for transition to a more sustainable world?
Over the past month perhaps you’ve seen my Kickstarter campaign to fund the poster art show called 31 Days of Urban Agriculture. During the time I’ve been on the fundraising mission I’ve continued to do the art for the show and, behind the scenes, to continue researching the issue and writing the essays that will […]
How restorative justice in urban farming can set people on new paths of pride, responsibility, and prosperity.