Mother Earth Living


Savoring Suburbia: Growing Local Food in the Suburbs

With just a few small steps, we can start transforming the suburbs from agricultural wastelands to local food-producing communities.



Gardener’s Supply Company (gardeners.com) offers raised beds made of recycled wood and plastic, perfect for raising produce in suburban lawns.
Photo Courtesy Gardner's Supply
Maxim and Sebastian Doiron are earning extra summer cash by running a farm stand in their neighborhood.
Photo By Roger Doiron
Maxim and Sebastian Doiron are earning extra summer cash by running a farm stand in their neighborhood. When the tide of customers slow, they toss a Frisbee around.
Photo By Roger Doiron

















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