PLGCSA KNOW YOUR FOOD Brochure

We here at Prospect-Lefferts Gardens CSA have produced a brochure about eating fresh (hopefully local and organic) food. The brochure also includes resources for access to good food and health in the PLG/Flatbush area. Click here to download the brochure (pdf).

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Sustainable: Permaculture

Permaculture sounds like a really complicated science-y word. While in fact a science, it is also simply the idea of using the nature of plants and animals to sustain one another in a balanced way. The word is a combination of “permanent” and “agriculture” as well as “permanent” culture.

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The Street Farmer

Some of you might have already seen the article in the New York Times Sunday Magazine this weekend about Will Allen, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, but I thought I would share it anyway. Mr. Allen has managed to create a local food system to feed 10,000 plus people–in mostly underserved and low-income populations. It is an […]

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