Six Ways to Build a Better Urban Garden | Health on GOOD

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Six Ways to Build a Better Urban Garden | Health on GOOD

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“Growing our own food, when done by many people, is part of the solution to some of society’s most pernicious problems—food safety, diet-related illness epidemics, food waste, food insecurity, disaster response, environmental degradation, and even climate change itself. But are the gardens that are sprouting up throughout our cities and counties built to last? Many garden programs throughout the country suffer from one or all of the following challenges: insufficient and poorly handled funding resources, ego-driven politics, lack of authentic gardening and farming knowledge, dreamy idealism, and dysfunctional management.”

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