In the second of installment of the Urban Vegetable Garden workshop, biologist Gabriela Romero gave a presentation on cultivation techniques and preparation of edible mushrooms, medicinal herbal remedies and natural cosmetics. The activity included the participation of the Urban Garden Workshop group at Casa Gallina. The presentation emphasized the plants’ everyday uses and how to implement them at home.

At the end of the presentation, participants answered a questionnaire designed to highlight any interest in the different possibilities offered by urban agriculture, including an interest in the rejuvenation of neighborhood green spaces.