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The Holland Community Garden

By Shannon Keirnan, Contributing Foodie Bitch

Earlier this week I had the privilege of touring the Holland Community Garden.

I hadn’t known about the HCG previously, and sort of fell into a tour on accident, as a friend of the family was seeking more information about starting up a community garden with their church. 643 more words

think global, act local

In response to a burgeoning population and an “eat more” mentality promoted by the government in the early 20th century in response to disease caused by nutritional deficiencies, the United States now has an industrialized agricultural system (4). 1,423 more words

Urban Agriculture — Making Nature Part of Our Daily Lives

Imagine living in a world, where fresh food is right at your footsteps. Imagine living in a world, where even the less fortunate have secure access to wholesome, organic fruits and vegetables… 1,366 more words

Climate Crisis

Is Aro Valley our Eco Valley?

Aro Valley is quickly taking the title of Eco Valley, as recently resident Julia Stace, Te Aro School and the Aro Valley Community Center have all had solar panels installed, which will produce their own renewable power. 188 more words

Social & Civic

Just In Time

Here’s the latest in regards to the progress of Prodigal Sons & Daughters Redirection Services, Inc.’s Community Gardens!

·         We welcomed our new friends from Newark YMCA and Vicinity to help us tidy up                our Earthboxes and such. 251 more words

Healthy Living

The Offerings

This week is ‘pick your own’ week at the flats.
I had a foam box in the foyer earlier this week that contained:
Spring onions… 96 more words

The Flats

Summer 2014 Newsletter

By:  Richard

I designed a local City Councillor’s Summer 2014 Newsletter, which was delivered to over 68,000 residents the week of July 23 – 30, 2014.  72 more words