Tag Archives: Community gardens

The real dirt on community gardening in Chicago, food waste composting and Farmer John’s KickStarter Campaign

January 27, 2013 Building a community for community gardeners It has not been a great year for gardeners in the City of Chicago. It didn’t help that we were blasted by heat and drought last summer…and given how odd the … Continue reading

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Food justice…today and 50 years from now

January 13, 2013 Food Justice: KAM Isaiah Israel walks the walk. It’s fashionable these days to talk a lot of smack about “urban agriculture,” “local food,” “sustainability” and more. But if you want to meet people who really walk the … Continue reading

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Bringing Nature to DuPage County

October 14, 2012 Welcome to “Home Grown National Park” Has it really been four years since author Doug Tallamy was on my show? He and I were both pretty flabbergasted when we realized that was indeed the case. Regardless of … Continue reading

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