Travel: Gardens Highlight of South African Farm Hotel

June 27, 2013



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Imagine a self-sustained utopia laden with delicious food and drink, set amidst sandstone mountains and lush winelands. In South Africa, within an hour from the Cape Town International Airport, this utopia exists.



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Babylonstoren is an historic Cape Dutch farm built … Read More…

10 Tips For Maintaining a Healthy Garden

February 3, 2013



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Photo: home-designing.com

Keeping your garden, even a small one, green and healthy year round can be hard work for the best of us. Here are ten tips to help you keep your garden green while also making it an easier Read More…

Farm School NYC Seeds Local Urban Food System

January 29, 2013



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Next generation of urban farmers and food justice leaders.

Within New York City’s approximately 305 square mile radius and amid its vast stretches of concrete and high rises, there is a school without borders whose mission is to cultivate modern Read More…

Growing Free Food and Community in Front Yard Farms

January 15, 2013



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What began as a single Austin, Texas front yard garden, in less than three months became a whole block, then within a year spread to over 40 cities around the world.



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The Food is Free Project, as the name implies, … Read More…

The Year’s 20 Best: Urban Gardens 2012 Roundup!

December 31, 2012



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As we round the corner from 2012 to 2013, I want to stop and thank all my readers, subscribers, and social media followers for visiting Urban Gardens since it’s launch in 2009, and for supporting my vision for blending together Read More…

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