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Edible forests: The next step in the local food movement?


Luke Runyon, Harvest Public Media, October 16, 2013


Community gardens dole out small plots of land and encourage people with limited access to fresh produce to grow their own. 1,061 more words

Food Forest

Les Fruits & Légumes moches: by J

I’m completely smitten with the Les Fruits & Légumes moches, roughly translated as the inglorious fruits and vegetables, campaign in France. Directly translated moche means ugly. 100 more words


Where Did The Food Movement Go Wrong?

by Tove K. Danovich from Food Politic

I should have seen it coming. In a time when politics are more polarized than ever, when every party seems to have their own news station, why would I think the food movement was somehow above sensationalism? 899 more words


backyard chicken

When her new backyard chickens began to destroy her native species garden Lorraine Johnson felt torn. On one hand, she was immensely enjoying life with the three “girls”.  693 more words

St. Clair West History

Race Dynamics in the Urban Agriculture Movement

Urban agriculture in the US is a white people thing.

But I’m not saying it’s necessarily a bad thing.

As an Asian guy who has been involved in the urban agriculture movement in the US for over a decade, it is interesting to observe race dynamics between the proponents and beneficiaries of urban agriculture. 1,226 more words

Food Racism