18 Feb '12, 4am

OWS Sustainability Group To Build 'Farm In The Sky' | Care2 Causes

OWS Sustainability Group To Build 'Farm In The Sky' | Care2 Causes

Despite the media’s best attempts to paint the Occupy Wall Street movement as radical, disruptive, and pointless, its members continue to work for real and lasting changes in their local communities. Since the movement’s inception in September 2011, Care2 has reported on the OWS Sustainability Group’s efforts to make its own energy , expand composting and urban gardening , help farmers fight back against Monsanto , and teach people across the country how to become self-sufficient . Now, the Group is taking its mission of spreading good food and good will to the 99%. Working in concert with Eco Station NY, organizers of Occupy Wall Street Sustainability Working group have announced plans to build a 16,000 sq. foot Roof Top Farm in Bushwick Brooklyn, and they need your help. Read on to learn more: Bushwick, Brooklyn, is home to a population of 130,000 people, many of whom re...

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