‘Growing Cities’ Movie About the Urban Farming
By The Grit Staff | Dec 9, 2014
If you have yet to see this award-winning documentary on urban farming in America, you can now download it on iTunes or purchase a copy from First Run Features. This film takes you through the lives of people who are challenging the way food is being grown in America, and they offer alternative ways to provide for yourself in the middle of a city. You can even host a screening of the film in your town. Visit the film’s website to find out more
Train Children to Hunt, Forage, and Identify Plants
Our world has never introduced more technology into our individual lives, offering our children so many roadblocks to natural learning. That’s why it’s so important that parents make a concentrated effort to train our children in almost-forgotten skills of plant identification, foraging and harvesting wild game. Not only do traditional skills provide learning that cannot […]
Letter from Editor Caitlin Wilson emphasizing the need for community, neighbors, connections and communication.
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