Seeking Brooklyn, NYC Yardshare

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Seeking Brooklyn, NYC Yardshare

This is a group for people seeking to arrange a yardshare in Brooklyn - NYC.

Members: 18
Latest Activity: Aug 20, 2011

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starting a community garden in Bed-Stuy 2 Replies

Started by Kristen. Last reply by Kristen Aug 20, 2011.

Planting times and advice for Brooklyn area 5 Replies

Started by Johnny Considine. Last reply by Madeline Jun 29, 2009.

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Comment by Alexander Roman on January 10, 2011 at 12:28am
hello, there haven't been any posts here lately,im curious as to whether or not any one has had any luck? i really would like to garden this season, so if anyone still has the need for help or a communty garden i would love to help and or join.
Comment by Adam on July 3, 2010 at 1:26pm
I am very new to this...Bed Stuy close to Kosciusko Stop. My roommate and I have access to big rooftop and want to get it going. Will probalby start with some large pots, etc Anyone want to to use the space and offer some pointers?
Comment by Kimberly Wadsworth on February 27, 2010 at 6:19am
So, anyone in the Ft. Greene/Clinton Hill/Bed Stuy area need a spare hand?

(I honestly don't know too much about gardening, and my free time is not ample, but I'm willing to pitch in now and then in exchange for having access to things now and then.)
Comment by LizM - Site Moderator on November 19, 2009 at 9:27pm
Hey folks CUNY is offering free soil testing!
http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/pub/departments/esac/1535.htm
Comment by Liz Neves on July 21, 2009 at 11:01am
Do you like food? Do you like food that's healthful and sustainably produced? Want to get involved in shaping the way food is produced and distributed locally?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, come to the first
Brooklyn Food Coalition General Meeting!

What: Brooklyn Food Coalition General Meeting
Why: To approve the mission and structure of the Coalition and the convening of neighborhood groups
When: WEDNESDAY, JULY 22nd from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Brooklyn Ethical Culture Society
53 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Get the full details
Comment by Elizabeth Ayer on July 18, 2009 at 6:13pm
I am a farmer interested in farming in brooklyn. I have been doing urban agriculture for the past 5 years professionally, 3 years in NYC, and am finishing a program in sustainable horticulture at UCSC. I am interested in farming multiple sites, as well as one large site, up to 2 acres. If you know of any sites in particular i would love to talk more. thanks!
Comment by Stacey Murphy on June 17, 2009 at 8:36pm
We have a 550 square foot farm in Ditmas Park that we are installing. The homeowner is keeping 25% of the yield. We are looking for neighbors interested in the other 75%. We are growing all sorts of veggies, and we may be able to include some honey from a local beekeeper as well as some plums.

Let me know if you are interested.
-Stacey
www.bkfarmyards.com
Comment by Liz Neves on June 17, 2009 at 7:11am
Hello everyone,

I come here with both an interest in yardsharing myself (Prospect Heights) and to help spread the word about this group.

Thanks to a comment from LizM on the Brooklyn Food Conference/Coalition blog, I'm now aware of your existence! You might know that the BFC has started neighborhood meetings throughout Brooklyn. If you could attend your neighborhood meeting to tell others about hyperlocavore and other food-related groups you are involved in, that would be fantastic.

Many of the first meetings have already taken place, but second meetings will be happening very soon:
http://brooklynfoodconference.org/neighborhood-meetings/

If you're interested in joining the Prospect Heights/Crown Heights meetings, send me a message.

Thanks!
Comment by LizM - Site Moderator on May 23, 2009 at 1:36pm
Elizabeth! I'm coming Elizabeth!

Very cool Melissa!
Are there community organizations that will let you post about it, or maybe even craigslist. You can link to this page and invite folks.
Be well!
Comment by melissa.danielle on May 23, 2009 at 11:30am
I'm in Bed-Stuy.
My father owns the house I live in, and I'm currently trying to make use of the yard, as well as make the house more visitor-friendly. There's a little "Sanford & Son" going on around here.
But, we'll see!
 

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