24 Feb '12, 12pm

Yes, foraging is hip, but -- according to the latest installment of the Lexicon -- it’s also very practical.

Yes, foraging is hip, but -- according to the latest installment of the Lexicon -- it’s also very practical.

Editor’s note : This is your weekly installment of images from Douglas Gayeton and Laura Howard-Gayeton’s Lexicon of Sustainability. We’ll be running one image every Friday this winter, so stay tuned. If you have your own sustainability terms, you can add them yourself to the Lexicon of Sustainability . Click for a larger version. People search their cities and neighborhoods for unused or unwanted things: litter, refuse … even food. Fruit is often overlooked (while still on the tree and once its fallen to the ground). The Fallen Fruit Collective began as a Los Angeles-based public art project. When artists David Burns, Austin Young, and Matias Viegener began examining the spaces between houses in their neighborhood, they quickly discovered over 100 fruit trees in a five-city block area offering organic public fruit year-round. So they mapped this resource and shared it wit...

Full article: http://grist.org/food/lexicon-of-sustainability-fallen-fr...

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daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 23 Feb '12, 3pm

Here at the Daisy Green office we couldn’t wait to try a selection of wholesome fruit and veg from a local supplier. The V...

13 states passed food libel laws, criminalize any behavior which may endanger profits of a food company

13 states passed food libel laws, criminalize a...

grist.org 17 Feb '12, 12pm

Editor’s note : This is your weekly installment of images from Douglas Gayeton and Laura Howard-Gayeton’s Lexicon of Susta...

A visual definition of sustainability: From a third generation Gulf Coast crab fisherman.

A visual definition of sustainability: From a t...

grist.org 02 Mar '12, 6pm

Editor’s note : This is your weekly installment of images from Douglas Gayeton and Laura Howard-Gayeton’s Lexicon of Susta...

Living Off Grid - A Look at Sustainability

Living Off Grid - A Look at Sustainability

motherearthnews.com 25 Feb '12, 1am

Sustainability ( my word) has become a popular term in the past few years. A few people have been preaching it for many ye...