Tag Archives: urban farming

Letter from the Director: Winter Is Coming

No, I’m not making a Game of Thrones reference, though I did think it might get your attention. In a recent conversation with a friend, I was reminded how many people move towards happiness during the summer season. “It’s about … Continue reading

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Youth Internship Report

By Roxanne Hanna, Youth Education Coordinator After two months of solid programming with the youth interns, we now have two weeks left. We have gone deep with this program, incorporating not only principles of gardening, but also ecology, cooking, natural … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Giving Guide: VGI Partner Edition

by Natalie Kane Events and Outreach Intern Victory Garden Initiative is so grateful for the businesses in our community that find delicious and special ways to collaborate with us. Together, we are creating a food system that feeds us all well. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Farming II

by Mason VGI Volunteer This is Lucas and his father Andreas. This summer I volunteered for Lucas for about 45 days on his small organic farm in Portugal. I met Lucas through a website called WorkAway.com, where travelers can trade … Continue reading

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Volunteer Farming

by Mason VGI Volunteer My name is Mason, and I want to be a part of Milwaukee’s Food Movement. More specifically, I want to be a farmer. This past summer I was deeply inspired while volunteering on farms in Portugal … Continue reading

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