MANIFESTO
CHESTNUT
CHERRY
WILD
APPLE

HAWTHORNE
ELDER
BERRY

CURRANT
NETTLES
PEAS
BORAGE
THYME
SPRING
ONION

FOOD
FOREST
FUTURES

LACE THE UNDERSTORY WITH WILD STRAWBERRY. GRAFT FRUIT. BEFRIEND WEEDS. LEARN WHAT DANDELION CAN DO FOR YOUR SOIL YOUR MEDICINE CABINET YOUR SALAD. LET RADICAL FOOD FORESTRY OFFER YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO CONNECT WITH DIFFERENT WORLDS - PAST PRESENT AND FUTURE.

WALK THE SAME PATH EVERY DAY FOR A YEAR, OBSERVING OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTRA-ACTION. WHERE COULD YOU TUCK SOME CORN, BEANS, AND SQUASH (HAUDENOSHAUNEE PLANTING TECHNOLOGY) OR ELDERBERRY CUTTINGS FROM A NEIGHBOR’S YARD? LET FOOD FORESTRY SHAPE ALL YOUR RELATIONS.

UNDERSTANDING THAT ALL OF THE AMERICAS WERE FOOD FORESTS PRIOR TO EUROPEAN COLONIAL CONTACT. UNDERSTANDING THAT THE GENOCIDE OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, AND FORCED LABOR THAT WORKS ALONG A GLOBAL COLOR LINE ARE ALSO PART OF THE SAME GLOBAL PROCESS THAT SIMPLIFIES ECOLOGIES AND ENCLOSES MULTI-SPECIES COMMONS FOR
THE FACTORY
THE MONOCROP
THE PLANTATION
THE CORPORATION.
RADICAL FOOD FOREST FUTURES RECOGNIZE THE PAST-IN-THE-PRESENT WHILE HELPING US TO RECUPERATE AND IMAGINE JUST, THRIVING, TASTY FUTURES.

LEARN THE COMPANIONS OF CRATAEGUS AND MALUS FUSCA. BEFRIEND A RANGE OF FRUIT EATERS AND POLLINATORS THROUGH EXCESS OFFERINGS.

RADICAL FOOD FORESTS ARE MULTI-SPECIES COMMONS THAT DEFY THE BINARY OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY. COMMONS ARE SHARED SPACES OF COOPERATIVE LABOR, WHERE ENGAGEMENT AND RELATIONSHIP FOSTER ABUNDANCE. COMMONS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR CULTIVATING ECOLOGICAL JUSTICE IN THE CAPITALOCENE. LET RADICAL FOOD FORESTS BE THE COMMONS OF YOUR WILDEST DREAMS.