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Project title: The Urban Sugarcane Farm, 2009. An Agricultural Urban Project. Sugracane plantlets are planetd in streets and backyards where they would naturally grow prior to city structure. Sugarcane has soil binding and soil purifying properties, in addition to providing juice, sugar and fuel.

Planted May 2009 by Agricultural Economist Alexandre Vialou

Location: Elysian Fields, New Orleans

Size: 2 Sugarcane plants

A Site,Time, Situation Specific Urban Agricultural installation, in collaboration with Ronnie Waguespack JR, Agricultural Economist Alexandre Vialou, and KK Projects,

With collaborative support from:
Alexandre Vialou –Agricultural Economist
The Steamboat House, New Orleans
The Sugarcane League –Louisiana Division
Assistant: Pamala Bishop
Tim Connover White -  Ecologist

Supported by The Royal Norwegian Consulate Houston