Memphis officials are out of touch with the new reality. There is a rising, overwhelming tide of participation in home and community gardening - for good reason. The cost of store bought food is going through the roof. The increasing cost of petroleum, fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides threaten the very basis of industrialized agriculture. How much time is left for people to learn how to grow their own food before the existing high energy food system begins to break down? Check out this site for some very attractive fron yard garden designs - www.maninoveralls.blogsspot.com.
By Hannah Sayle, Chris Herrington, Chris Shaw, Louis Goggans, Greg Akers and Bruce VanWyngarden
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