Victory Gardens 2050: Towards Cultivating Regenerative, Hyperlocal Agroecologies
Inspired by the success of WW2 Victory Gardens, we will roadmap ways to build regenerative, local, agroecologies beginning with gardens.
Lead Applicant Organization Name
Lead Applicant Organization Type
Website of Legally Registered Entity
How long have you / your team been working on this Vision?
Lead Applicant: In what city or town are you located?
New York City
Lead Applicant: In what country are you located?
Your Selected Place: what’s the name of the Place you’re developing a Vision for?
Crown Heights, Brooklyn as a beginning model. Can be replicated across locations in New York City with pilot partners.
What country is your selected Place located in?
United States of America
Describe your relationship to the place you’ve selected.
We are based in New York City as a one of the most complex and diverse cities in the world, we are interested in how small scale, land-based models could potentially be replicated at scale to feed communities.
Describe the People and Place: Provide information that would be helpful for an outsider who has never been there and may have no context about this Place to better understand the area.
Challenges: Describe the current (2020) and the future (2050) challenges that your food system faces.
Full Vision: How do you describe your Vision for a regenerative and nourishing food future for your Place and People for 2050?
How did you hear about the Food System Vision Prize?