Truly Living Well

Combating horticultural illiteracy through a network of urban farms in Atlanta, GA

Written by: Amanda Kay Mannshahia

If food is our most sacred offering to our bodies, how have we become so disconnected from our most familiar source of life-giving energy? At the Truly Living Well Center for Natural Urban Agriculture in Atlanta, Georgia, Rashid Nuri and his team are trying to rectify this crisis by spreading the sermon of horticultural literacy. […]

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Nextdoororganics Cargo Bike

The City-Goers CSA

How Nextdoorganics is Translating High Impact Politics into Culinary Creativity

Written by: Amanda Kay Mannshahia

Based out of their Bed-Stuy hub, Nextdoorganics is the brainchild of founders Josh Cook and Chris Schumaker. Both possessing histories in farming, the duo first began by utilizing an open acre of land on Schumaker’s parents’ tree farm to work a small-scale agriculture project.

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Greenmarket Farmers Market in Union Square

A Holistic Marketplace

Tackling the Grocery Gap the Greenmarket Way

Written by: Amanda Kay Mannshahia

We cannot discuss fresh food access in NYC without mentioning Greenmarket. Established in 1976, Greenmarket boasts one of the largest outdoor farmers markets at Union Square along with weekly pop-up markets in 53 locations all over NYC.

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