Urban Agriculture
136 Pages

You can change the print size of this book

Urban Agriculture


136 Pages

You can change the print size of this book


This book will be promoted to slow food and urban agriculture organizations

A partnership will be pursued with Village Vancouver

A national radio campaign is planned for Canada

Prepublication excerpts will be offered to Urban Farm magazine

It will be advertised in Urban Farm, Mother Earth News and Ode magazines

Urban Agriculture is packed with ideas and designs for anyone interested in joining the new food revolution. First-time farmers and green thumbs alike will find advice on growing healthy, delicious, affordable food in urban settings. From condo balconies to community orchards, cities are coming alive with crops. Get growing!

1. Windowsill Herbs and Sprouts: the nearest farm you'll ever know

2. Condo Acres: growing food in containers in tight places

3. Home Beds: adding food-growing spaces into the typical backyard setting

4. Backyard Bumper Crops: bringing the farm back home

5. Join the Popular Front: turn your front lawn into a food movement

6. Go Public: leave home to take on city spaces

7. Return of the Commons: community gardening from allotments to collectives

8. Speak for the Trees: the rise of community orchards

8. Real City Growth: taking urban agriculture to the next level with bigger lots and higher yields

9. Future Farms: whiz-bang ideas that may or may not work



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Published 26 April 2011
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EAN13 9781550924732
Language English

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