Archive for December, 2012

Detroit: A Raisin in the Sun? by Malik Yakini

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Council member Ken Cockrel must be trippin! On Tuesday, December 11, after he, along with Saunteel Jenkins, James Tate, Gary Brown, and Charles Pugh, voted to approve the ill-conceived Hantz land sale proposal, he was quoted in the Detroit Free Press as saying, “a ‘no’ vote would have sent the message to the world that Detroit isn’t really serious about urban agriculture.” The foremost advocates and practitioners of urban agriculture in Detroit opposed the Hantz proposal. It is groups like Feedom Freedom Growers, Earthworks Urban Farm, the Garden Resource Program and D-Town Farm that have informed the nation and the world that Detroiters are serious about urban agriculture.

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Edible Education… Continued

By on 12/10/2012 in Uncategorized with No Comments

A web chat with Raj continues the conversation from his lecture on the Green Revolution.

Edible Education

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The Green Revolution