Browsing the "urban agriculture" Tag

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


Rooftop and Community Gardens Can Help Feed Urban Areas

December 12th, 2011 | by Chris Keenan

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


Urban Farming in Baltimore

August 2nd, 2011 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Editor’s note: This is the final post in our series on urban farming success stories in the United States. While


Urban Agriculture in Kansas City

July 29th, 2011 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Editor’s note: This is the third post in our series on the success of urban agriculture across the United States.


Urban Farming in Detroit

July 27th, 2011 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Editor’s note: This post is the first in our series on urban agriculture success stories. Under 50 years old? Than



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