Community Gardening News Archive

December, 2013

  • Insurance for community gardens

    December 30, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | There are several options available to insure your community garden.

  • Ron Finley – “Garden Gangsta”

    December 30, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | Planting food on a city-owned property can be a radical act that attracts attention to the food desert in South Central Los Angeles.

  • City Fruit

    December 30, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | Urban fruit has the potential to impact our local food system.

  • Soil contamination can be a deterrent to urban agriculture

    December 27, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | Soil contamination can be a constraint on urban agriculture, but there are methods to mitigate exposure.

  • Georgia Street Community Collective – Part of Detroit’s east side food system

    December 24, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | A community service organization becomes an important part of the neighborhood’s food system.

  • What is food sovereignty?

    December 13, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | Food sovereignty is the next step beyond food security that includes people determining their own food or agriculture policy, and being able to choose food that they want.

  • The power of gardening

    December 13, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | Gardening does more than create beautiful spaces. It can also help address current problems of nutrition and help reduce crime.

  • The Garden Resource Program

    December 13, 2013 | Kristine Hahn | The Garden Resource Program supports and connects urban gardeners in Detroit thereby strengthening the local food system.