From our Lot to your Vase

August 20, 2009

Zinnias are bursting and Cornflowers galore.
Grown in our urban gardens; they now enjoy their new home in a vase.

City Grown August 2009

Asphalt Jungle: The Movie

August 13, 2009

Well, not quite a movie but an awesome online video starring the Lot Garden, Emily, me, and guest appearance from Oscar the dog.
By Jeanne Storck at the Potrero View.

Got under 4 minutes? Watch the video, we think you’ll like it.

Asphalt Jungle: A Secret Garden in Dogpatch
Special thanks to Lauren owner of Kaboom Productions for allowing us to start this growing adventure in her office parking lot.

Did that wet your whistle? If so, check out Jeanne’s other urban farming videos. You’ll be inspired for sure! 

The FARM at CCA: Turning a Wasteland into a Garden
MyFarm: Harvesting Potrero Hill

Asphalt Jungle

August 12, 2009

Check out the Potrero View for urban garden stories — including ours! Press 2009 001

Online Video to follow (soon!). Meanwhile,  pick up a (hard) copy of the Potrero View around San Francisco at places like Rainbow Grocery.
Read other interesting food, farming, and art stories at writer Jeanne’s Storck’s website.

Making beautiful statements with living things