newrusticfuture:

(via Thank goodness the authorities have busted these hardened front-yard garden criminals - Boing Boing)

Earlier this year, Josée Landry and Michel Beauchamp of Drummondville, Quebec planted the front yard of the future: a gorgeous and meticulously-maintained edible landscape full of healthy fruits and vegetables. Now they’re being ordered by town officials to remove most of their gardens (town code states that a vegetable garden can’t occupy more than 30% of the area of a front yard) in the next two weeks to make their yard conform with newly harmonized town code. Front yard kitchen gardens are not the problem; they’re part of the solution to healthier and more sustainable communities.

newrusticfuture:

(via Thank goodness the authorities have busted these hardened front-yard garden criminals - Boing Boing)

Earlier this year, Josée Landry and Michel Beauchamp of Drummondville, Quebec planted the front yard of the future: a gorgeous and meticulously-maintained edible landscape full of healthy fruits and vegetables. Now they’re being ordered by town officials to remove most of their gardens (town code states that a vegetable garden can’t occupy more than 30% of the area of a front yard) in the next two weeks to make their yard conform with newly harmonized town code. Front yard kitchen gardens are not the problem; they’re part of the solution to healthier and more sustainable communities.

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    mmm roadside greens :|
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    What absolute nonsense by the authority! What and who do they think they are protecting?! The garden looks amazing… I...
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    WTF, man?!
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    Probably wouldn’t be legal here, either. Some people are so short sighted. This is not only far more pleasant to look at...
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    Stuff like this pisses me off. Like, way down in the pit of my stomach angry. One of the benefits of living in a low...