‘When Plotters Meet’: Edinburgh’s Allotment Movement 1921-2001

Winter sunset at Redhall http://www.fedaga.org.uk/node/119

Winter sunset at Redhall http://www.fedaga.org.uk/node/119

‘When Plotters Meet’: Edinburgh’s Allotment Movement 1921-2001

Caitlin O’Brian DeSilvey 2002

DeSilvey’s study of the Edinburgh allotment movement  in the twentieth century examines poor relief,  land use, social reform and the recreational aspects of allotments in the Scottish capital city.

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Uncovering the plot: Investigating Urban Agriculture in Dublin

Uncovering the plot: Investigating Urban Agriculture in Dublin by Michael Cullen

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This study investigates Urban Agriculture (UA) in Dublin. This concept encompasses those who are engaged in growing their own in an urban environment.

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A Study of Allotments and Small Land Plots: Benchmarking for Vegetable Food Crop Production

A Study of Allotments and Small Land Plots: Benchmarking for Vegetable Food Crop Production by Robin Ian Cook

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This study seeks to benchmark financial efficiencies for vegetable food crop production and to demonstrate that local vegetable food crop growing is a viable option. more...