Gallery: Brooklyn’s Old Stone House Teaches Students Permaculture, Urba...

The historic Old Stone House in Park Slope, Brooklyn is not only a center for learning local history and permaculture, but it has also quickly become the neighborhood’s source for composting. With help from the neighboring William Alexander Middle School students, the grounds of the Old Stone House flourish with an educational and edible garden for all to enjoy. The inside of the home functions as a museum and classroom, while the outside is a source of native plants used for food, medicinal purposes, and animal habitats.

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