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Harvesting Justice 20: More than Just Food – Connecting Farm to Community

July 17th, 2013 | by Guest Author

Just Food in New York City is doing what its name suggests: working to make the food system more just. It does this, first, by making community supported agriculture (CSAs), farmers’ markets, and gardens, more accessible and affordable in the city. Second, it helps small farmers survive, and even thrive, in the process


Could Cities Adopt an Ecovillage Ethos?

May 7th, 2012 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Could existing cities adopt the mindset and practices found in ecovillages? What would that look like? Dancing Rabbit co-founder Tony Sirna imagines the possibilities


The LowLine: New York Seeks to Retrofit Underground Station into Park

December 22nd, 2011 | by Chris Keenan

Dan Barasch and James Ramsey took a cue from the High Line, a reclamation of an old above ground line that had been changed into a park. Taking it a step further they proposed an underground park in the long abandoned underground trolley station under Delancey street



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