Harambee Goats featured on WBEZ

Carolyn Ioder was recently covered by WBEZ in a story about her backyard farm and inspiring vision for urban agriculture. Also featured in the story was Urban Chicken Jennifer Murtoff. You can read the extensive story on the WBEZ website. Congratulations to Carolyn, Jennifer and the wider Root-Riot community for helping to inspire this wonderful story.

Garden Clean up and Pizza!!

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone, Just a quick reminder that we are going to be doing garden clean ups at each of the three Root Riot Gardens followed by Pizza at Leona’s in Oak Park. This is a great way to get over your guilt or justify more over eating ;) Noon- Clean up Root-Riot: Kuumba Tre…

Root Riot Frost Warning Tonight

Hi Everyone,   It looks like we are finally going to have a frost tonight. If you have not gotten out and got your last tomatoes- there really are still a lot out there, today is the day will be the time. Yesterday, I harvested the last of my tomatoes, pluse some green peppers and…

You Root-Riot folks are amazing! GREAT effort these past several weeks at the garden. The place looks great for spring! Happy Growing