Spring Gillard

Something’s Rotten in Compost City

I just published my latest book on-line with Smashwords: Something’s Rotten in Compost City, A Primer on the Politics of Food. It’s been a long time coming. In some ways this book picks up where my last book left off. It’s an account of my life after leaving City Farmer, a non-profit urban agriculture group […]

Left Hand Right Hand

A few years ago, a friend of mine was putting an extensive green roof on her house. She got all the necessary permits from the City without any problem. That is until she decided to put a railing on the roof so she could get up there and safely maintain the native plants. The City […]