A listing of further reading and reference s regarding community gardens.
Halton Region Community Gardens – see map
City of Vancouver. (2013). Food production (urban agriculture). In What feeds us: Vancouver food strategy (pp. 51-54). Retrieved from the City of Vancouver website:http://vancouver.ca/people-programs/vancouvers-food-strategy.aspx
Hansen, Y. (2011). Growing community: Community gardens as a local practice of food sovereignty. In A.A. Desmarais, N. Wiebe, & H. Wittman (Eds.), Food sovereignty in Canada – Creating just and sustainable food systems (pp. 151-168). Halifax, NS & Winnipeg, MB: Fernwood Publishing Company.
Houghton, E. (2003). A breath of fresh air: Celebrating nature and school gardens. Toronto: The Learnxs Foundation and Sumach Press.
Mazereeuw, B. (2005). Urban agriculture report. Prepared for the Region of Waterloo Growth Management Strategy.
Nasr, J., MacRae, R. & Kuhns, J. (2010). Scaling up urban agriculture in Toronto: Building the infrastructure. Retrieved from Metcalf Foundation website: metcalffoundation.com/publications
Tagtow, A. (2012). Growing solutions: Cultivating health and food security through food gardening in Iowa . Retrieved from the Iowa Food Systems Council website:http://iowafoodsystemscouncil.org/food-gardening
Wakefield, S., Yeudall, F., Taron, C., Reynolds, J., & Skinner, A. (2007). Growing urban health: Community gardening in South-East Toronto. 22(2), 92-101. doi: 10.1093/heapro/dam001
Evergreen (programs). (2013). www.evergreen.ca
FoodShare. Community gardens. FoodShare website: www.foodshare.net/community-gardens
Dragonfly Productions and WUSF Public Broadcasting. Florida homegrown community gardening (video).
Sustain Ontario. 2012-2013. Haliburton County – Community food (video).
Warhurst, P. (2012). How we can eat our landscapes (Todmorden, England) (video) – www.ted.com