Community Solution's fellow, Peter Bane, is writing a book about permaculture and how restoring the natural fertility of the land can increase the soil's ability to sequester carbon. Listen to a podcast featuring Peter Bane!
The Power of Community
Our film shows how Cuban communities pulled together, created solutions, transformed their food system, and ultimately thrived after the collapse of cheap oil.
Heartbeat Community Farm
Heartbeat Communtiy Farm is a Community Supported Agriculture farm. Over 30 different types of vegtables are available for weekly pickup at the farm outside Yellow Springs, Ohio from June through October. Heartbeat produces 10,000 pounds of food per year.
Click here for more information on Heartbeat Community Farm.
100 Year Plan
Community Solutions is partnering with author, Jim Merkel, on a film depicting communities in Cuba, Slovenia, and Kerala, India.
Jonna Johnson has partnered with Springfield Promise Grows to administer a garden-based after school care program. Here is a picture of Jonna and first-year Community Solutions LEAF fellow, Leah Newton, with the Hayward Middle School Garden Club, making rocket stoves.