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Food Gardening Becoming Institutionalized in Big Cities

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CBC News journalist Issac Olson brings us the story of how the city of Montreal (Quebec, Canada) is taking food gardening under its wings. The city’s botanical gardens will host a 2.5 acre food garden and offer workshops. The city is opening up community gardens and will be providing supplies and tips. The impact of these decisions and actions will spread as Montreal is at the center of a metro area of 4.1 million people.

You can read the full story here: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/montreal-to-help-residents-grow-their-own-food-this-summer-to-inspire-self-sufficiency-1.5551546

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