The urban garden: how one community turned idle land into a garden city and how you can, too

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Fifteen people--plus a class of first graders--tell how local food, farms, and gardens changed their lives and their community . . . and how they can change yours, too. Urban Farming Handbook includes: * Fifteen first-person stories of personal and civic transformation from a range of individuals, including farmers and community garden members, a low-income senior and a troubled teen, a foodie, a food bank officer, and many more * Seven in-depth "How It Works" sections on student farms, community gardens, community-supported agriculture (CSA), community education, farm work therapy, community outreach, and more * Detailed information on dozens of additional resources from relevant books and websites to government programs and national nonprofit organizations * Seventy full-color photographs showing a diverse local food community at home, work, and play Read Urban Farming Handbook to learn how people like you, with busy lives like yours, can and do enjoy the many benefits of local food without having to become full-time organic farmers. Gain the information you need to organize or get involved in your own "growing community" anywhere across the country and around the world.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781629143996
9781632201683
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID cddbf6f9-4625-dd1b-790b-385043835e91
Grouping Title urban garden how one community turned idle land into a garden city and how you can too
Grouping Author smith jeremy n
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-25 22:58:20PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-26 00:10:03AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Harder, Chad,, Jannotta, Sepp,
author Jeremy N. Smith
author2-role Harder, Chad,photographer., Jannotta, Sepp,photographer.
author_display Smith, Jeremy N
available_at_catalog Bordeaux, Hadley Park
collection_catalog Non-Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Bellevue - Adult Non-Fiction, Bordeaux - Adult Non-Fiction, Hadley Park - Adult Non-Fiction
display_description Fifteen people--plus a class of first graders--tell how local food, farms, and gardens changed their lives and their community . . . and how they can change yours, too. Urban Farming Handbook includes fifteen first-person stories of personal and civic transformation from a range of individuals, including farmers and community garden members, a low-income senior, a troubled teen, a foodie, and a food bank officer. The book includes seven in-depth "How It Works" sections on student farms, community gardens, community-supported agriculture (CSA), community education, farm work therapy, and community outreach.
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id cddbf6f9-4625-dd1b-790b-385043835e91
isbn 9781629143996, 9781632201683
item_details ils:CARL0000444199|35192043837768|Bellevue - Adult Non-Fiction|635.091732 S6518g|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000444199|35192043837776|Bordeaux - Adult Non-Fiction|635.091732 S6518g|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||BX||, ils:CARL0000444199|35192043837784|Hadley Park - Adult Non-Fiction|635.091732 S6518g|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HP||, overdrive:63e17177-e377-472b-ac86-07cc8d7de113|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-09-26T05:10:03.128Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog 635.091732 S6518g
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Bellevue, Bellevue Kids, Bordeaux, Hadley Park
primary_isbn 9781629143996
publishDate 2014
record_details ils:CARL0000444199|Book|Books||English|Skyhorse Publishing,|[2014]|xiv, 225 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm., overdrive:63e17177-e377-472b-ac86-07cc8d7de113|eBook|eBook||English|Skyhorse Publishing|2014|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000444199 35192043837768 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000444199 35192043837776 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000444199 35192043837784 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
overdrive:63e17177-e377-472b-ac86-07cc8d7de113 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
subject_facet Community gardens -- Montana -- Missoula, Community-supported agriculture -- Montana -- Missoula, Gardens -- Montana -- Missoula
title_display The urban garden : how one community turned idle land into a garden city and how you can, too
title_full The Urban Garden How One Community Turned Idle Land into a Garden City and How You Can, Too, The urban garden : how one community turned idle land into a garden city and how you can, too / Jeremy N. Smith ; foreword by Bill McKibben ; photographs by Chad Harder and Sepp Jannotta
title_short The urban garden :
title_sub how one community turned idle land into a garden city and how you can, too
topic_facet Community gardens, Community-supported agriculture, Gardening, Gardens, Nonfiction