Feeding Milan

Coltivando: Community Garden at Politecnico di Milano

Coltivando: Community Garden at Politecnico di Milano

Coltivando: Community Garden at Politecnico di Milano is a project Urban Reforestation has been collaborating with this year. Please have a read about the progress of this exciting garden.

FEEDING MILAN PROJECT

FEEDING MILAN PROJECT

The Feeding Milan project is a joint effort of 3 partners: Slow Food, Università degli Studi di Scienze Gastronomiche (University of Gastronomic Sciences) and Politecnico di Milano. The aim of the project is to design a system of services and infrastructures to develop a more efficient and effective Milanese agri-food chain (involving both the city and the Agricultural Park South Milano), in order to shape a scenario of sustainable and innovative metro-agriculture.

Feeding Milan Earth Market

Feeding Milan Earth Market

Today the Feeding Milan Project ran it’s beautiful and engaging market. At this stage, designers have activated several local projects for the Feeding Milan Project and the Earth Market is one of them. The Earth Market held today is a monthly farmers’ market, the first in Milan!  The market has been running since December 2009 and is a great example of how community can come together as well as share local fresh food.