Farm Profiles

  • October 24, 2013
    McGill University Students Take on Ecological Agri...
    By Vanessa Ventola About the McGill, Macdonald Student-Run Ecological Gardens Forty kilometers west of downtown Montréal lies the quiet town of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, home t...
  • October 8, 2013
    Eric Swarts: Representing a New Generation of Eme...
    by Filippa Harrington-Griffin “I want to be able to sleep at night. I want to know that the food I’m selling people is going to help their health, not make them sick.” These a...
  • September 11, 2013
    Permaculture in Kosodo Village
    Written by Caleb Omolo and Steve Wheat Not many truly American stories begin in a place like Kosodo village. Every once in a while though, we come across a story that matches ...
  • September 10, 2013
    A Farm Beyond Food
    by Laura Jean Sutton Community Farm in London, England is the city’s largest arable community farm. From the seven-acre plot, London’s skyline can be seen shining through the...
  • August 27, 2013
    Bostans: Istanbul’s Urban Gardens
    Bostans: Istanbul’s Urban Gardens By Andrea Quinn Photos by Jennifer Hattam “As you pass through one of the gates entering into the ancient city, you might catch a glimpse of...
  • March 29, 2013
    Camphill Village Farm, Sauk Centre, Minnesota
    By Stephen Briggs, Farm Manager Camphill Village Minnesota (CVM) is part of a worldwide movement of more than 100 intentional communities which strives to initiate social chan...
  • January 30, 2013
    Cultivating the Next Generation of Visionary Farme...
    by Freesia McKee In 1993, Growing Power began as a small organization employing young people from a nearby housing development to grow food for its roadside grocery stand on t...
  • March 15, 2012
    Permaculture in Perak, Malaysia
    Initially established as a permaculture project in 2008, we are now growing to be an educational center that teaches people about ways they can incorporate sustainability into...
  • February 29, 2012
    The Lord's Acre -- a not for profit garden in...
    The Lord’s Acre is a not for profit 501(c)3 garden in western North Carolina. All the organic produce grown is given away to our local food pantries, Welcome Table, and indivi...