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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.
This is a video on the Seattle public permaculture farm...."An edible forest is taking root in Seattle; an example of urban permaculture by the Beacon Food Forest project. It aims to design and plant an edible urban farm to bring the local community together, while rehabilitating the ecosystem and growing their own food. #sustainable #Seattle #Inhabitat #Green_Design #Beacon_Food_Forest