Atlanta Turns 7-Acre Vacant Lot Into Largest Free Food Forest In The Country

By Dr. Stuart Jeanne Bramhall, The Most Revolutionary Act. -

Instead of developing it into townhouses, the City of Atlanta recently voted to transform a vacant, old, overgrown pecan farm into a food forest. The 7-acre public park will feature [...]

Small Town Refused Walmart When Last Grocery Store Closed

By Melissa Hellman, www.yesmagazine.org -

By Melissa Hellman for Yes! Magazine. For two months in 2012, longtime Iola, Kansas, resident Mary Ross trudged through the sweltering heat, waving gnats from her view as she walked door to door [...]