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Community Food Mapping Consultations - First Report

Dear Community Food Mapping participants (and those who weren’t there but have expressed interest in the topic),

We would like to thank everybody for attending the first community consultation today at Central City Library (Surrey) last Saturday, April 12. 510 more words

Community Engagement

Conservation, Community Resilience and Cows: Two months at Zimbabwe’s Africa Centre for Holistic Management

The Africa Centre for Holistic Management (ACHM) sits in the middle of 3200 hectares of land outside of Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. It’s not exactly your typical office. 1,021 more words

Smith College

How To Change Your Food Perspective

As a college student, my diet usually consists of whatever is cheapest and easiest to make. This is not the best mindset to have as a strong supporter and student of sustainability. 404 more words

Sustainability

Our pursuit of happiness - How sustainable is it?

Think about the amount of work you do every day, whether paid or unpaid. You probably work hard, don’t you? You bet you do.  Most of us work hard to get by every day. 432 more words

Food Sustainability

Farm Olympics

Dear Readers,

Farm Olympics have begun!

The Farm Olympics competitors arrive at the farm, ready to compete with shovels and water bottles in hand. We gather at the edge of the field around our noble judge, Bliss (I’m not kidding, that’s his actual name), who explains the Olympian game: 336 more words

Sustainable Food

Jobs of the Future: Urban Farmer

Position Description; Urban Farmer sought for Smith Street Community. Must have extensive knowledge in horticulture, aquaponics and bee keeping. The role includes providing support and teaching to the community who wish to increase their food security, enhance community resilience and mutual reliance, and re-connect their families and children with organic, seasonal and healthy food. 330 more words

Sustainable Communities