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Connecting On The Ground [WORKSHOP]

Friday April 20, 7pm to 9pm Introduction to SPIN-Farming and Panel Discussion For farmers, potential farmers, and everyone else interested in issues surrounding urban agriculture and community empowerment. Learn about SPIN farming, how much is that lot worth in farm income, what it means for communities and how it could work in the Detroit context. […]

International Buckminster Fuller Challenge 2010 Semi-Finalists

GrowTown’s submission to the International Buckminster Fuller Challenge 2010, which summarizes the model for community empowerment and design, was one of 35 semi-finalists out of 250 received submissions. Our Application Summary is available here (or you can scroll through the nested Buckminster Fuller Challenge site below for fast viewing).