Organised by Cyprus Permablitz. A “Permablitz” is permaculture event where a group of people get together and work on a piece of land. The video shows how, by working together, a rapid transformation can be achieved. More info can be found at Naturally Smart Stuff.
Food production is a wonderful way to develop a sense of belonging, as neighbours work together towards a common goal. It is also a place to learn new skills and to make your contribution to the greater community.
Not everyone lives in a picture-perfect-house-with-a-backyard. Is that a good enough excuse for most of us to not have a garden? Is that good enough reason to not dig our hands in the soil and smell the essence of the earth? Not anymore!
This upcycler’s dream garden will add beauty and colour even to the smallest dullest balcony!
A video by Naturally Smart Stuff. Find out more on their website.
Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA — in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where “the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys.” To learn more about Ron Finley and his work, visit his website.
In a low-income neighborhood in Denver, it used to be nearly impossible to find fresh fruit or vegetables.But Coby Gould hopes to give the community healthy, affordable produce options at the Growhaus, a budding urban garden in the neighborhood.