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Cities Feeding People
For more information about Cities Feeding People, contact Brenda-Lee Wilson at email@example.com.
Eco-Village, Los Angeles
3551 White House Place
Los Angeles, CA 90004
Among other urban renewal projects, such as housing improvements and landfill removal, Eco-Village works to help neighborhoods grow organic food.
Community Food Security Coalition
P.O. Box 209
Venice, CA 90294
The Community Food Security Coalition publishes a newsletter on how to start a community garden.
Keep America Beautiful
9 West Broad Street
Stamford, CT 06902
Founded in 1975, Urban Ecology assists communities in changing their land use and building patterns. Take a look at the excellent quarterly magazine for an idea of what is going on in our nation's cities, and how you can help create change.
Alternative Farming Systems Information Center
National Agriculture Library, Room 304
10301 Baltimore Avenue
Beltsville, MD 20705-2351
American Community Gardening Association
America the Beautiful Fund
City Farmer's Urban Agriculture Notes
Jobs in Urban Agriculture
Southern California Non-profit Organizations Working
Listing of parks, urban farming, and urban forests associations in California.
Bell, Dale, and Harry Wiland. Edens Lost & Found: How Ordinary Citizens Are Restoring Our Great American Cities. White River Jct., VT: Chelsea Green Publishing, 2006.
Blanc, Patrick. The Vertical Garden: From Nature to the City. New York, NY: W. W. Norton, 2008.
Dunnett, Nigel, and Noel Kingsbury. Planting Green Roofs and Living Walls. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2008.
Feldt, Barbara. Garden Your City. New York, NY: Taylor Trade
Forman, Richard T. T. Urban Regions: Ecology and Planning Beyond the City. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, 2008
Henderson, Elizabeth, and Robyn Van En. Sharing the Harvest: A Citizens Guide to Community Supported Agriculture. Revised and expanded edition. White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green Publishing, 2007.
Lawson, Laura J. City Bountiful: A Century of Community Gardening in America. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005.
City Farmer TV, a video podcast of the Vancouver community gardens.
Marketplace for the Mind: An Agricultural Education Resource
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