Tag Archives: garden

At a Brooklyn School, Weeding to Reading and Writing: NYTimes

BROOKLYN, USA: Kim Severson reports.

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In Latino Gardens, Vegetables, Good Health and Savings Flourish: San Jose Journal

SAN JOSE, USA: Read the article and view the slideshow here.

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Winburn Community Art Garden

KENTUCKY, USA: Jim Embry explains the Sustainable Communities Network, which: (…) since 2007  has collaborated with many community partners to nurture the urban agriculture movement in Lexington KY with the emphasis on young people as agents of change that will … Continue reading

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How Does Your City Garden Grow?: Salon.com

This Salon.com article explores the advantages and disadvantages of growing your own “recession garden.”

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Urban Farming, a Bit Closer to the Sun: NYTimes

Children hold carrots grown in the Glide rooftop garden (San Francisco). Todays NYTimes has the story here.

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The Garden

LOS ANGELES, UNITED STATES: “The Garden” documents the struggle of South Central Farmers (SCF) to reclaim their land.  June 12 and 13 will mark the three year anniversary of the encampment evictions.

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Tracking the Garden: Bitten Blog

On yesterdays Bitten Blog, Keri Conan briefly explains the long term benefits of  documenting the process of growing a home garden: (…) History is the only way to hedge your bets against whatever Mother Nature throws at the garden. Before … Continue reading

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