Learning about a just, local food system from Community Table Co-op and Project Sweetie Pie

The central scientific goal of UST Stewardship Science projects such as Growing Science and The Stewardship Garden is to determine best practices for maximizing vegetable yields and minimizing negative environmental impacts. This knowledge will be applied to the broader goal of establishing a profitable, environmentally friendly, and sustainable local food system that will provide the … Continue reading Learning about a just, local food system from Community Table Co-op and Project Sweetie Pie

The transformative potential of the Urban Flower Field

On a sunny mid-summer Saturday morning, a crowd gathered in St. Paul's new Urban Flower Field to drink lemonade and paint field stones. Over 100 people wandered down from the corner of 10th and Robert streets to walk around the space, now greening up as wildflowers germinate across the site. The Urban Flower Field is a collaboration … Continue reading The transformative potential of the Urban Flower Field