New Stories From 'Urban Agriculture Notes'
Random header image... Refresh for more!

Denmark: ‘Noma’, The Most Famous Restaurant in The World, Will Open Its Mystery ‘Urban Farm’ Location in January!

A Very Short Film About the Past, Present and Future of Noma from Rene Redzepi on Vimeo.

Founder Rene Redzepi says: “The new restaurant will be nestled in our own urban farm…. We will grow a significant amount of our produce. … A new place were we can build a farm right in the city.”

By Jeremy Repanich
Robb Report
September 15, 2017
(Must see. Mike)

Excerpt:

Restaurant delay due to ancient stone wall discovered during construction.

Bloomberg’s chief food critic, Richard Vines, was the first to tip people off to the delay, tweeting that the much-anticipated reopening of one of the world’s top restaurants wouldn’t happen until mid-January.

But this delay isn’t happening because of problems with personnel, new menu development, or construction workers going on strike; it was a much more peculiar reason. Noma has now released a statement to explain what exactly happened:

[Read more →]

September 16, 2017   Comments Off on Denmark: ‘Noma’, The Most Famous Restaurant in The World, Will Open Its Mystery ‘Urban Farm’ Location in January!

California: Fairview Gardens’ After-School Program Invites Youth to Unplug, Dig Deep into the Natural World

For the budding naturalist, chef, gardener, or animal lover, Fairview Gardens After School Program is the place to grow.

By Emmalia Sutherland
Noozhawk
Sept 6, 2017

Excerpt:

Q: Describe a favorite activity for children in your program.

A: Harvesting farmed and wild foods to turn into yummy snacks with both programs is always a hit. Whether it be building forts, making art, or taking care of our chickens during Farm Days or making herbal salves with the Teen Apprentices, Fairview has something for everyone!

[Read more →]

September 16, 2017   Comments Off on California: Fairview Gardens’ After-School Program Invites Youth to Unplug, Dig Deep into the Natural World