City Farmer: Adventures in Urban Food Growing
City Farmer celebrates the new ways that urban dwellers across North America are reimagining cities as places of food production. From homeowners planting their front yards with vegetables to guerilla gardeners scattering seeds in neglected urban corners, gardening guru Lorraine Johnson chronicles the increasing popularity of innovative urban food growing.
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City Farmer: Adventures in Urban Food GrowingUser Review - Kyrille Goldbeck - Book Verdict
The local food movement and a greater awareness of industrial agriculture have prompted many to look at producing their own food. Starting with despair over the state of food production turned to ... Read full review
incredibly inspiring. this will be my first year in a few years that i don't have land of my own to garden, and i will be experimenting with many different locations and individual microclimates and situations around the city. this read gave me the boost of confidence and inspiration i was looking for to get me pumped about this project. so many good ideas, and touching stories.. gardening really does build [lasting] community and healthy happy people.