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Urban Farming No Longer a Fad

I’ve been reading a lot lately about urban farming and the dream of consuming locally grown food.  Of course I like the idea but struggled with the notion that this was more a fad than a way of life.

My question has always been around the issue of sufficiency.  There doesn’t seem to be enough vacant land and roof tops to grow sufficient amounts of food for the local population of many urban centers.

The Hartford Courant just published an article that sheds some light on the issue of “sustainable” urban farming and the steps being taken to make the dream locally grown food a reality for resident’s of cities and towns across the county.

Read here.

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