Award-winning author Anna DeSimone has written a guide to farm-to-table living. Welcome to the Agrihood takes a tour of farm centered communities across the country. The book covers all the benefits of a sustainable, healthy-lifestyle community centered around a professionally managed farm. Olivette Riverside Community and Farm is featured in the award winning book. Learn more about Welcome To The Agrihood below and follow the links to grab a copy.
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Welcome to the Agrihood has something for everyone–new homebuyers, city-dwellers, and home gardeners.
LIVE in an agrihood, an eco-friendly, healthy-lifestyle community centered around a professionally managed farm. This book takes you through a virtual tour of agrihoods—known for beautiful, sustainably built homes with endless amenities such as charter K-12 schools, clubhouses, fitness centers, boating, golf, horseback riding, swimming, walking, hiking, and biking trails.
GROW your own organic food with helpful tips, planting guides, and valuable resources. Learn about organic certification, food safety, bees, biodiversity, composting, how far food travels, and how shopping locally reduces your carbon footprint.
SHOP from the “farmer you know,” and learn the story behind your food. This book describes options for buying fresh, sustainably sourced food from on-farm markets, food hubs, and community-supported agriculture (CSA) season-long farm share programs.