Posts Tagged ‘Bonton Farms’

Bonton Farms Director Cultivates a Community

Posted by Heather Noel

Daron Babcock admits before founding Bonton Farms, he’d never really grown anything.

The South Dallas urban farm director told guests Thursday night at The Grove coworking space that he didn’t intend to become a farmer either.

“It was never …

Workbench at the Grove: Babcock Shares Vision for Bonton Community

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

On Thursday, Bonton Farms Director Daron Babcock will be the featured speaker for Workbench@TheGrove’s summer series.  

Bonton Farms is situated in the South Dallas neighborhood known as Bonton, where 63 percent of its residents lack personal transportation and the nearest …

Urban Farming is in Full Bloom Thanks to One Couple

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

In 2013, Jody and Max Wall began growing a handful of vegetables and herbs using an aeroponic garden system called the Tower Garden. They watched as the vertical, futuristic-looking contraption grew flush with leafy foliage using only the small …

Dallas Fort-Worth: A Call To Innovate

Posted by Trey Bowles

The term “innovation” is often thrown around, a catchall term used to fill in a gap. If something is different or new or controversial or expensive, or if we don’t have another buzzword to use, we call it innovative, and …