Living soil is more than dirt and thriving communities are more than just a city. Urban areas all over are finding that gardens and farms in their midst are bringing healthy food choices, personal growth and renewal of community spirit. Richmond, California is one of those communities that is benefitting from a community program of gardens and farms. The Executive Director of Richmond’s Urban Tilth, Doria Robinson, shares her own journey, the story of Urban Tilth and the reasons why programs like their’s makes her optimistic. www.urbantilth.org
Doria Robinson of Urban Tilth is one of the keynote speakers at EcoFarm, January 25 at Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove, CA.