Gardeners celebrate new raised bed frames after a hard day’s work.
Garden members place new wooden frames around planting beds. The old frames had started to rot.
  • Why Doesn't Comptroller Stringer Do His Job?

    In a recent New York Times article,  New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer "discovers" that the City's Department of Housing Presevation and Development (HPD) has allowed large parcels of land ...

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    Monday, 22 February 2016
  • Is Cover Cropping Going Mainstream?

    I was astonished to find, in the Business Section of all places, a story about cover cropping in the NY Times today.  Just as permaculturists and organic farmers have known for decades, monocrop ...

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    Sunday, 07 February 2016
  • Testimony about Proposal for Urban Ag Advisory Board

    Below is a video link to testimony presented by Paula Segal, 596 Acres, Aresh Javadi of the New York City Community Garden Coalition, Greg Todd of Imani Garden, David Vigil of East New York Farms, Sar ...

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    Tuesday, 08 December 2015
  • Fall Work Days at Imani Gardens

    Fall is the time we get our garden ready for the coming winter.  It is the time when summer crops such as tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, okra, beans, squash and other crops that prefer warm weathe ...

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    Monday, 02 November 2015
  • Will You Let Herman Stark Commit Arborside?

    On September 18th, the City Register published the name of the gentleman who purchased 89 Schenectady Avenue, the middle of three lots that comprise Imani I Garden.  His name is Herman Stark and ...

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    Friday, 02 October 2015
  • Workshop on Fall Crops and Cover Cropping Oct. 17th

    On Saturday October 17th at 1 PM, Guy D'Angelo, an organic farmer with 20 years experience growing on a 1/4 acre garden in Center Moriches Long Island, will be discussing fall crops and cover cropping ...

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    Friday, 02 October 2015
  • Is Imani Garden A Victim of Abuse or Fraud?

    According to the Comptroller's website, his job is to be:"...responsible for providing an independent voice to safeguard the fiscal health of the City, root out waste, fraud and abuse in City gove ...

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    Tuesday, 28 July 2015
  • Must This Tree Die? Help Save Imani!

    We just learned that, in a process still unclear to us, on June 18th, 89 Schenectady Avenue, the middle of three lots that comprise Imani I Garden, was sold to a private investor for the sum of $ ...

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    Monday, 27 July 2015
  • Does NYC Sustainability Include Community Gardens?

    Since at least the Bloomberg administration, NYC has been aggressivlely trying to paint itself as being "green".  The building codes are now requiring many green features and incentivising builde ...

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    Thursday, 23 July 2015
  • Are you contributing to Cali's water crisis?

    Are you part of the California drought problem?  Every time you buy a bunch of grapes from California, your contributing not only to some grower's bottom line, you're also consuming 24 gallons of ...

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    Friday, 22 May 2015
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