Announcing RUST 2015!

The Regenerative Urban Sustainability Training an intensive weekend workshop of skills for building ecologically resilient communities in today’s cities. Typical topics & hands-on demonstrations Aquaponics: fish &plant integration Microlivestock: chickens and rabbits Waste to soil: composting food wastes with worms and microbes Rainwater harvesting, greywater filtration, and urban hydrology Low-intensity bioremediation: cleaning contaminated soils using … Continue reading Announcing RUST 2015!

Now hiring: Garden Coordinator!!!

A coalition of organizations in the South End/ Mansion Neighborhoods of Albany are seeking a Garden Coordinator: This self-motivated individual will plan and coordinate vegetable production in the multiple gardens of coalition non-profit organizations. This production will largely involve engaging and supervising the labor of volunteers, youth, and neighbors. Strong organizing and people skills are … Continue reading Now hiring: Garden Coordinator!!!