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.
Saving Walden's World
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.
See the Rodale Institute research and survey on carbon sequestration.
Read our historic newsletter from 1986 about communities, land trusts, and bioregions.
Visit the local and organic agriculture section of our Climate Solutions Video Channel!
CELO Intentional Community
This intensional community was co-founded by Arthur Morgan. Find out about their use of regenerative agriculture in this video.
Foodshed Assessment and Food Hub
Locally grown food can promote a community’s health, relationships, and economy. While the local food movement in southwest Ohio is growing, it remains relatively small, and many barriers to growth exist.