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Build Your Edible Landscape

Touch the Soil News #1060 (Feature photo – Indigo tomatoes as part of the landscape – CCA SA 2.0 Generic) CleanTechnica just came out with an interesting article about transforming your lawn with edible landscaping. While people historically have separated their flower gardens from their food gardens, there is an argument to combine both. You can read the full story here:   https://cleantechnica.com/2018/07/08/transforming-your-lawn-with-edible-landscaping/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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A Public Edible Fruit Park?

Touch the Soil News #468 We have heard of gleaning clubs that care and harvest fruit trees in neighborhoods and we have heard of Web sites that show you where fruit trees are located in a city. But an emerging faction in the food security movement has come to reality in West Seattle – Puget Ridge Edible Park. Locals care for the park which is located in a food desert. The USDA defines a food desert as a low-income census tract where at least 33 percent of the tract’s population has low access to a supermarket or grocery store. The Puget Ridge Edible Park (2/3 of an acre) hosts heritage…

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