Category Archives: Sustainability

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Sustainability: Sunrise Garden

Sunrise Garden growing at Hillside By Steven Saint In the U.S., the words “community garden” generally call to mind rows of rectangular raised beds lined up like plots in a…

The May March Against Monsanto grew into a state ballot initiative to require the labeling of genetically modified foods (GMOs). This was one of many examples where grassroots activism surged for positive community change. (photo by Mark Lewis)

2014: comebacks, progress

2014 a year of comebacks, progress By Steven Saint Despite a year when violence and injustice seemed to gain ground as rapidly as climate change, we witnessed numerous signs of…

Sustainability

What a food future plan is and why having one matters By Steven Saint Feeding the people of El Paso County in the foreseeable and distant future will be challenged…

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Sustainability

Pikes Peak region needs ‘Food Future’ blueprint Steven Saint Where is your next meal coming from? If you’re like most middle-class Americans, you don’t give it much thought. You’ll pick…