Growing your own food in America is now a criminal act?

Green Prophet

Last week in Florida, a judge ruled on an ordinance banning front yard vegetable gardens. This allowed the upscale village of Miami Shores to take legal action against residents who to grow food in their yards on the grounds that vegetable patches are “ugly.” Her 10-page ruling included lengthy legal analysis of makes up a vegetable. I am disappointed by today’s ruling,” Ricketts said in a statement to the Miami Herald. “My

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The Green Future of Community Living

The Green Changemakers

Where We’re Headed: Expect more of the centralized residential building boom in cities, as it currently accounts for over one-fourth of new residential construction in places like Chicago, Miami and San Francisco. Also, communities that use native vegetation will save on water expenses, a cost usually left for residents to pay. by Trey Granger You’ve probably heard your fair share of talk about the idea of “green building,” but how does it apply to those who rent instead of own?

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