Urban agriculture consulting – case studies

urban agriculture case studies

Urban agriculture case studies by our business ranging from commercial scale projects to hobby farms, backyard gardens and schools. The projects listed below are from 2012 to 2019

Samford Parklands urban agriculture hub – Large scale multi-faceted urban agriculture project which extends from the success of the first urban agriculture project at Samford Parklands, Millen Farm. This new project commenced planning phase in 2018 and that phase was funded by the land owner, Moreton Bay Regional Council. Our business has provided feasibility planning up to mid 2019 and aims to be involved with implementation.

Urban agriculture framework – This collaborative consulting project funded by QLD Department of Environment and Science has developed a framework for larger scale urban agriculture in QLD with strong focus on recycling organics into food production systems. Project commenced in 2018, collaboration partners are CORE, Greening Australia and My Food Garden.

Millen Farm – Community owned social enterprise development of an urban farming initiative in Samford Valley Qld. Urban farming planning, design, community engagement and local government negotiation – 2013 – 2018

Yarrabilba – Lendlease – 20,000 lot residential subdivision south of Brisbane. Urban agriculture consulting advice included: strategy to plan sustainable food production, cultural engagement and local food hub. Community garden design and educational workshops – 2017 – 2018.

Brisbane Showgrounds – Lendlease – High density mixed use development of multiple structures in the heart of Brisbane. Urban agriculture strategy for the development – 2016.

Hamilton Northshore – Economic Development Queensland – Urban farm site selection and planning – 2015.

Gainsborough Greens – Mirvac – 2,500 lot residential development. Urban farming strategy and implementation support – 2014.

Aura – Stocklands – Aura residential project – Development of food gardening educational material for new residents – 2019.

University of Queensland – Community garden design for St Lucia Campus – 2018.

Windaboo farm northern NSW – Cropping and organic certification planning, food garden design and build – 2017

Samford Skies acreage housing development – educational workshops -2016 – 2017

Goodstart Early LearningAustralian child care centre operator with approximately 1000 centres. Organic garden planning, development of training guidebook, training workshops, conference presentations and garden building – 2012 – 2015.

Mentoring clients – Over 100 clients where urban agriculture consulting advice was provided for organic and biodynamic food growing from small scale backyard growing to hobby farmers – 2010 to 2019.

Further information on these urban agriculture case studies can be provided upon request. Contact us to discuss your project and with the aid of our consulting services. perhaps it will become another one of our urban agriculture case studies.