Beacon Food Forest

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1:04 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

Beacon Food Forest: Edible Public Forest Takes Root in Seattle

A public food forest is taking root in Seattle. Over the past year, volunteers have been clearing grass next to a city park and planting all manner of fruit and nut trees, berry bushes, and vegetables for the Beacon Food Forest.

What's different here is that the eventual bounty will be open for anyone to forage. It's a social experiment. Can respect and sharing triumph over hunger and greed in the edible arboretum?

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