What do gardens bring to urban ecosystems?

With so many weekly samples to take, everyone is needed! In the back, staff researcher Kat LaBine, and undergraduate researchers Tulsi Patel and Karl...

Purple corn and “ugly” vegetables: how neighbors build sustainable urban farms in Michigan

Israel Ledesma of Habitat for Humanity Kent County and Maria Moreno-Reyes are proud of the garden the community has built. Photo by Adam Bird. “We...

Fruit Walls: Urban Farming in the 1600s

Picture: fruit walls in Montreuil, a suburb of Paris. In the 1800s, some Belgian and Dutch cultivators started experimenting with the placement of glass plates...

UK: The Orchard Project

Women pruning during the First World War. A Women’s Place Is In The Orchard! – The Historical Role Of Women In Orcharding By Cath Palgrave Then Orchard...

Korea: City Dwellers Find Success as Farmers After Returning to the Countryside

Day of Pure Brightness They made the decision to leave urban life because they preferred nature (26.1 percent), saw potential in the farming business (17.9...