Chinampas 2.0 – an Elegant Technology From the Past to Save the Future

See on Scoop.itGardening in the City

“…an ancient Mesoamerican method for agriculture and land expansion, through a kind of artificial islands. They were used to grow flowers and vegetables and to expand usable land space onto the surface of lakes and ponds in the valleys of Mexico…”

Ethni-City Gardens‘s insight:

What a great article! We heard about this method several years ago but couldn’t remember what it was called. So glad it has come to our attention again!

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