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#SOSMobileGarden S.O.S. Mobile Garden can be a discarded shopping cart retrofitted into a mobile edible garden that Tattfoo uses to parade around to engage the public. Discarded shopping carts can be found in many different places and are utilized by individuals who have survived through economies of recycling. These wire frame vehicles often represent a lifestyle of consumption and excess as much as the objects they contain, and also seem to be subject to the same fated disposability. While shopping carts are often a sign of homelessness, urban decay or neglect, they can also be a symbol of renewal and transformation of our food system. Anything with wheels and room to grow will work!


ACTION STEPS 1 - Log on to and search the free items posting or dumpster dive 2 - Look out for items that can be easily roll around like office chair, luggage, stroller, shopping carts, skateboard etc. 3 - Contact donor and pick up items 4 - Fix any broken parts and convert the item to a planter 5 - Be creative and design your mobile garden 6 - Remember to put some holes at the bottom for drainage 7 - Place edible plants into Mobile Garden 8 - Now you have a living sculpture 9 - Start a Mobile Garden parade with your friends and neighbors



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