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    How To Take Control of Your Food

    This post is my second of three entries for the World Environment Day blog competition. I am now a top ten finalist — every vote counts towards the grand prize of becoming the correspondent for WED2012 in Brazil!

    Make sure to vote on the official site (the only place voting counts). Thanks to Eat Drink Better and Important Meda for the support! More

  • Rooftop and Community Gardens Can Help Feed Urban Areas

    A sustainable food chain will need to be a mishmash of different types of farming from regional farming to individuals tending small community garden plots. Rooftop and community gardens cut the “food miles” of the produce for urban residents. More

  • Kickstarter Success: Merchant Park Community Garden

    We’ve shared a number of food-related projects that are seeking Kickstarter funding, but today I ran across a food-related Kickstarter project that was super cool and has already surpassed its funding goal!

    Don’t you just love good news? More

  • Rooftop Community Garden Debated in Madison, WI

    With seasons changing yet again, starting a garden might be the last thing on a person’s mind. Not so here in Madison, Wisconsin, where a local group is pushing for more community garden spaces in the downtown area. This isn’t especially newsworthy until you hear where they’re proposing to add the garden – the top […] More

  • Changing Seasons at the Community Garden

    Just because summer days are on their way out doesn’t mean the gardening has to end. In climates like mine on the Northern California coast, certain plants can be grown year-round. Through my experience growing organic veggies in a plot in my local community garden, I’m starting to learn the ins and outs of growing […] More