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  1. Jul 2021
    1. pav koronis@pav_koronis·Jun 30#GardensOfTheFuture - check out the story in this @YouTube video @RonFinleyHQ @dianehatz @ChangeOurFoodGardens of the Future : Our StoryCollectively aiming to build a home for sustainability.To support locals become agro-entrepreneurs.To find more about the campaign visit: https://gardensofth...youtube.com
  2. Jun 2021
    1. A vegetable garden can do more than save you money -- it can save the world. In this talk, Roger Doiron shows how gardens can re-localize our food and feed our growing population.
    2. Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA -- in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where "the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys."
    1. When Ron Finley first grew a garden on a curbside dirt strip, he got cited—and then a warrant was issued for his arrest. He fought back, got the laws changed, and started a movement. Now the community activist and self-proclaimed “Gangster Gardener” is teaching you how to grow your own food, keep your plants alive, and find beauty and freedom in gardening no matter the size of your space. Start planting a revolution.
  3. Oct 2020
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  5. May 2020
    1. It's better to water heavily once a week than a little every day. This forces roots to reach further down to seek moisture, improving self-reliance.

    1. The idea is simple: the long tines of the fork penetrate and aerate the soil, allowing room for roots to grow, without collapsing the soil the way a fuel-operated rototiller might.
  6. Nov 2014