Tag Archives: sustainable

Permaculture Classes at Cherry Glen

Slow Food Des Moines board members Sue and Ray Meylor are hosting a series of Permaculture classes over the next several weeks. Permaculture is the development of agricultural ecosystems which are intended to be sustainable and self-sufficient. Taught by Jeff … Continue reading

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Food Tank: Twelve Organizations Promoting Urban Agriculture Around the World

Food Tank, a US organization which advocates for changes in the food system, shared their recent article, “Twelve Organizations Promoting Urban Agriculture Around the World.” Why care about urban agriculture? Allyn Rosenberger, the author of the article, cites figures from … Continue reading

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Story City Locker Workshop Photo Gallery

Saturday, April 19, Slow Food Des Moines co-hosted a “meat workshop” at Story City Locker, up in Story City. Six people attended the workshop, and got a tour of the facility from Story City Locker owners Ty and Bobbie Gustafson. … Continue reading

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