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What is a Food Forest? Ecological, Community Design in the City of Atlanta

We were just hired by the City of Atlanta Mayor's Office of Resilience to lead the design of the Brown's Mill Food Forest.  Our design team also includes Clara Kwon with STAND Landscape Architecture and Tradd Cotter, Mycologist with Mushroom Mountain.  At 8 acres, this will be the largest municipally-funded food forest in the nation,…
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Eco-learning garden at Drew Charter School

Recently implemented, the learning garden at the progressive Drew Charter School in the East Lake neighborhood of Atlanta will provide opportunities for students to learn about sustainability, biodiversity, ecosystem function in every sesason.  The garden is located in the central courtyard of the school. Features of the learning garden include: (PHOTOS BELOW of meadow installation)…
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Medicinal Herbs Growing Interview

Interview on Growing Medicinal Herbs in the Piedmont Region with Sustenance Design Founder Lindsey Mann questions by Laura Martin-Eagle, candidate for Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, California College of Ayurveda 1. What are the materials needed to start a small operation herb garden, both indoor and outdoor? Because Im partial to growing outside, as it fosters ecological…
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