here are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm. One is the danger of supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other that heat comes from the furnace.
Aldo Leopold

07 April 2005

CU's Garden Mosaics Program Takes Root, Renews Ties to Nature

CU's Garden Mosaics program takes root, renews ties to nature

Urban gardening activities, which are all part of a special kind of educational gardening program that connects children with elders, have taken root in more than 20 cities from coast to coast. It's proving so succesful in bringing generations and people from different cultural heritages together to investigate the connections among plants, people, and cultures in community gardens that it now has branches budding in places as far as South Africa. (For more on this story, see http://www.news.cornell.edu/Chronicle/05/4.7.05/Chron.html)

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