How urban farming makes the cities greener
Dutch sustainability community 'For Tomorrow's World' has made an overview of initiatives in the field of urban agriculture. Transport kilometers are saved by producing food within the city limits. But it also provides an opportunity for education and creating awareness. By showing how food is produced, consumers will hopefully appreciate it more.
A few examples of urban farming initiatives:
You can also do it yourself. For example, with composting with the Balkonton (GFT waste) and MijnStadstuin (your own vegetable garden near the city). There are countless possibilities to put your green fingers to work and make the city a bit more beautiful, cozy and sustainable.