Community gardens harvest top volunteer: ‘It’s so much more than food’Federal Way MirrorJoelle Dontigny was named volunteer of the year by Federal Way Community Gardens. She is pictured Jan. 30 at the Truman High School garden.
1. Organize a meeting of interested people
First determine if the garden is really needed and wanted by the community. It seems obvious, but community engagement is the most important part of …
The aquarium in the living room of Meir and Leah Lazar’s home isn’t just for decoration. The tilapia and bluegills packed into the 50-gallon glass tank are waiting their turn to wind up on dinner…
Giving a Voice to Neighborhood News in Sacramento (How your non-profit can receive $1,500 to build a community garden http://t.co/MVyi8nGX…)…
The idea of driving a truck around with a farm on the back may
seem like a far-fetched idea, but not to Donelle Simmons and her
mother Marilyn of Waxahachie. (These girls are real go-getters!
#USDA Gooding Community Garden Produces Food, Knowledge, Service & Fun http://t.co/IryAWOK3 cc @yekshaba…
Public Health Law and Policy Webinar http://www.phlpnet.org/php/products/healthier-food-sale-finding-funding. Healthier Food For Sale In this webinar, we discussed how to identify and leverage financing mechanisms to …
As the US car industry revives, there are even a few signs of life in Detroit’s devastated economy on the farms and markets. (What is the city of Detroit doing with all their empty real estate? Urban Farming.
This is a tutorial for hyperlocavore.com – for folks who are looking for a yard or a piece of land to grow on.
Baltimore’s Office of Sustainability is actively encouraging the creation of small entrepreneurial farms on vacant lots to bring more healthy fresh food to city residents.
The oft-maligned buckle of the rust belt is becoming a green belt, as weed-spiked wastelands are turned into verdant community gardens, The Plain Dealer editorial board writes.
FT. LAUDERDALE: There’s no mention anywhere in any of Fort Lauderdale ‘s ordinances about planting and growing a vegetable garden in your backyard.
A NEW sensory garden for people with dementia has been praised by a leading charity.
A community garden I work on in my spare time. One of our members started a blog for us.
RT @USDA: USDA Blog: People’s Garden Helps to Strengthen a Community in Costa Rica http://t.co/T62f86kR…