Another instalment of the video series we’ve partnered with has launched! Produced by Fire and Light Media Group, “Meet Your Urban Farmer” is a series that takes an in-depth look at different urban farmers in greater Vancouver, bringing you a little bit closer to the food you eat!
Meet Trisha Sedgwick and Alicia Baddorf from The World In A Garden.
The World In A Garden is a multicultural urban farm project that educates community and youth on the nutritional, cultural, environmental and social benefits of a just and local food system. The extended version of this short film can be found here: vimeo.com/57479046
Their programming includes youth leadership, kids summer camps, school programs and gardens and farm to table workshops. Their social enterprise includes market sales, honey from our bees, educational workshops and programs, community events, fundraisers, garden wares and more.
The World In A Garden is also working to fulfill it’s global and local initiative with international expansion. They are currently working to build International twin sites with partner organizations connected to Africa, Guatemala and Costa Rica to ensure fair food for all and support self sustaining community building.
Visit the World in a Garden here: theworldinagarden.com
If you’ve never had the opportunity to meet the wonderful array of passionate individuals behind the urban farming movement, and the wonderful food they grow for the community, stay tuned as we meet other urban farmers in the Vancouver Metro area. This will be an opportunity you won’t want to miss.