what’s that under there? let’s look closer:

that’s right, rehabbed soil! what once was a sand lot in the Central Business District of New Orleans now has many signs of life thanks to NOFFN farmyard director Pam Broom! I’ve been helping her add artistic elements to her garden project: the Sun Harvest Kitchen Garden. Last week she dug under the mulch a bit to see what our work had done. We jumped up! “Li, can you take a picture?” Absolutely. I went around the lot to pick up photos that exemplified healthy soil, elements you likely wont find in your average abandon lot:

here is a photo of one third of the lot. more to come, I’m sure: