Column: Sustainable Homesteading

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Jessica Russo of @restless.gardens invited our columnist to their sustainable homestead farm to help spread the word about homesteading and how much we can do to provide for ourselves and our families. Growing our own food is only one aspect of a homesteading model.

Providence Farm Collective Puts Down New Roots

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Through the collective work of over 230 local lmulti-generational families, living in Buffalo with roots in Africa and Southeast Asia, Providence Farms has grown to a 37-acre cooperative not for profit farm, and is on track to provide upwards of 80,000 pounds—40 tons—of fresh produce that will make its way to local markets like the East Aurora Co-op Market and the West Side Bazaar and into the food deserts of Buffalo.