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    Police-led community gardens provide peace, order, and vegetables

    At first glance, local community gardens are mere patches of land where gardeners grow eggplants, okra, and some greens like pechay and mustasa, and have very little to do with local development. However, in the town of San Isidro in the island of Siargao, Surigao del Norte, community gardens serve very important social, organizational, and economic roles. Local community gardens draw people together around two common points: everyone eats and everyone appreciates beauty. When a small vacan...  Read More...