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    Seattle is planning the world's largest food forest. The buzzed-about food forest, a two-acre plot in the middle of the Beacon Hill neighborhood, would be the largest food forest in the nation

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A Food Forest is a gardening technique or land management system that mimics a woodland ecosystem but substitutes in edible trees, shrubs, perennials and annuals. Beacon Food Forest has been funded by the Department of Neighborhoods to begin phase one of the food forest plan.

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It may sound like something out of a fairytale, but an edible forest is taking root in a very real community in Seattle. That’s right, urban permaculture projects are continuing to evolve, and the Beacon Food Forest project aims to design and plant an edible urban farm to bring the local community together, while rehabilitating the ecosystem and growing their own food. The idea sounds not only blissful and idyllic, but like a brilliant sustainable project to begin to provide for the local com...