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Urban Gardeners

Gardening in the city is where it is at! Small spaces, roof gardens, window boxes. Talk about your methods. Share your stories. Grow your knowledge.

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Urban farms - tell us about growing food for your city 2 Replies

Started by HOMEGROWN.org. Last reply by Desiree Feb 1, 2013.

You can grow a garden anywhere!

Started by Desiree Feb 1, 2013.

Resources, books for planning a terrace garden 1 Reply

Started by Jay Geneske. Last reply by Cornelia Apr 10, 2012.

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Comment by Cornelia on June 22, 2010 at 4:06pm
Stories from the urban farm. Fantastic videos and inspiration from urban farmers around the country.
Comment by Brian Gandy on May 8, 2010 at 11:40am
Check out Garden City Organics out of Augusta.


References, Supplies and the best pruners on the market. Check out the Okatsune tools!
Comment by Sarah Rund on May 5, 2010 at 7:52pm
thought you might want to take a listen to this:


Comment by Erik on March 7, 2010 at 9:09pm
Rachel: Thanks, and thanks for your reviews of other books, too!
Comment by Rachel Hoff on March 7, 2010 at 8:11pm
Erik, I've tried it. I wrote a review of that book (and method) on my blog.
Comment by Erik on March 7, 2010 at 8:02pm
I'd like to hear from anyone with experience using the "square-foot garden" technique (Mel Bartholomew, "Square Foot Gardening," (Rodale, Inc: 2005)).
Comment by Cornelia on March 1, 2010 at 5:04pm
Don't know if you all saw this, but we're lumped in with some pretty cool folks! The Grist Slideshow: The Incredible Edible Urban Jungle
Comment by Wishingdeeply on February 18, 2010 at 4:51pm
I've got spring seeds... hope all goes well.
Feb. 18th I hope to get them into the ground in the next several days.
Comment by bee on January 15, 2010 at 5:07pm
Hey, Im starting a new Urban Farm in Brooklyn, check it out at www.bkfarmyards.com

also want to help?
Comment by Rachel Levi on December 10, 2009 at 3:32pm
Thanks! I've taken your advice, and I'll report back.

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