Fleet Farming: Audubon Park

Country of Origin:
USA
Team Size:
Medium (5-10)
Goal:
A community-driven, low-carbon, distributed urban farming model that converts yards into farmlettes using bike-powered transportation for maintenance and harvest of produce. Produce is sold at local markets, distributors, and chefs.
Pillar(s):
Date: 2014 - ongoing. Team: The Hive Orlando & Fleet Farming Audubon Park. Team Size: Medium (5-10)  Solution Description: A pedal-powered urban farming program turning lawns into hyper-local organic food. Solution Goal: Decentralize the urban agriculture system by providing hyper-local produce and reduce the need for fertilizers, pesticides, and excessive watering in homeowner lawns.SDGs Addressed: SDG 2, SDG 11, SDG 13, SDG 14, SDG 15. Read More: Huffington Post, Smithsonianwww.fleetfarming.com and more.