fondation pour la defense de l'environnement

Gartencoop Freiburg (CH)

Creation of a cooperative for solidarity and ecology-based local farming in the Freiburg area. It includes a team of professional young gardeners and a good hundred cooperatives and associates. They rented a garden centre in the process of disuse, located 19km from the centre of Freiburg. To achieve overall enhancement, support was granted to restore some installations, to slowly recover soil fertility and to carry out purchases.