Sod Off

victory garden begins

So the San Francisco Victory Garden is underway. Above, the breaking of ground and the removing of sod. It’ll start getting more interesting as the beds are prepared and laid out. Ultimately, it’ll look like this:

You can read more about it here, and an argument about why it’s important to build a comprehensive approach to food sovereignty in the Bay Area here.

I’ll be digging there in my free moments over the next couple of weeks. Watch this space for updates.

If you’re around, it’ll be a fine combination of fun and exercise. Don’t go for a run. Dig. Here are the times when volunteers’ll be welcome.

Thursday, July 3rd: 9:00am-4:00pm

Friday, July 4th: Holiday

Saturday, July 5th: 9:00am-4:00pm

Sunday, July 6th: 9:00am-4:00pm

Monday, July 7th: 9:00am-4:00pm

Tuesday, July 8th: 9:00am-4:00pm

Wedneday, July 9th: 9:00am-4:00pm

Thursday, July 10th: 9:00am-4:00pm

Friday, July 11th: 9:00am-4:00pm