Città degli Orti
In Italy the cultivated area in or near the city tripled between 2011 and 2013 from 1.1 million to more than 3 million square meters.
Hoeing the shade of the buildings is no longer a job for retirees. It has become a requirement.
The city of Bologna has funded the establishment of new horticultural areas, involving architects and professionals from the UK, Colombia, France and Italy, inaugurating an exhibition to showcase projects and ideas.