Cuba: Permaculture, Urban Agriculture, and Building Sustainable Walkable Communities

The Power of Community documentary below, from and, shows how thousands of Cubans have been trained in and are participating in organic urban agriculture and building strong, local, sustainable, walkable communities. [Order DVD]

In one city, there are over 1,000 farmers markets offering locally grown foods. Up to 80% of the food is created locally. Each town has 5 km of agriculture around each town. “Cuba represents 2% of the population in Latin America, but has 11% of the scientists in Latin America.”

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