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Agricultural Urbanism EDITED BOOK de la Salle, Janine and Mark Holland with Contributors (2010). Agricultural Urbanism: Handbook for Building Sustainable Food Systems in 21st Century Cities. Green Frigate Books, Manitoba. This book pushes the frontier by showing how steps in the food chain--from food...

Agricultural Urbanism BOOK CHAPTER de la Salle, Janine and Mark Holland (2016).  Agricultural Urbanism: Building Sustainable Urban and Regional Food Systems for 21st Century Cities. Integrated Urban Agriculture. Ed.,Robert France. Libra Publishing, Oxfordshire, UK. This is an exciting interdisciplinary approach by a well-coordinated, closely working team....

Cities of Farmers BOOK CHAPTER de la Salle, Janine, (2016). Food Systems in the Built Environment.  Cities of Farmers. Ed., Alfonso Morales and Julie C. Dawson.  University of Iowa Press. “This is a rare find! An academic book that is highly readable, relevant, well researched,...

Sustainable Nation: Urban Design Patterns for the Future BOOK CHAPTER de la Salle, Janine (2018). Neighbourhood Food Culture. Sustainable Nation: Urban Design Patterns for the Future. Ed., Doug Farr. Wiley, NJ. Doug Farr’s second book, Sustainable Nation: Urban Design Patterns for the Future, poses one big...

2014 As co-instructor, Urban Food Strategies instructed graduate level students in three key planning for food topic areas: 1) The Healthy Built Environment 2) Food Hubs and Regional Food Economies, and 3) Agrihoods.  Students were challenged to question assumptions and think...

2012, 2014 Urban Food Strategies instructs a 2-day intensive course on community food systems geared towards mid-career professionals. Course modules cover a broad basis including community food systems foundations and frameworks, food access & security, food, health, & the built environment,...

2015, 2016 Food isn’t just about what we eat. Eating is only one part of a vast and highly complex global system that grows, processes, packages, markets, and ultimately discards food. Regrettably, today’s industrial food system is failing not only our...

2012 The Urban Farming Guidebook is a practical resource for enabling farming in and around towns and cities. Urban Food Strategies developed content and facilitated focus groups with four municipalities to create the guidebook.  The guidebook provides a resource to help realign...