Ben Zumeta wrote:Unfortunately, most landscapers and public grounds maintenance workers are primarily trained to perform biocide.
Jennifer said, " If it was me, I'd:
--document the damage in photos
--document the non-mowed "weeds" left behind
--see if you can get in to speak with whomever is in charge
--explain very clearly what you are doing (emphasis on educational work and neighborhood benefits like no toxins, food production, etc - especially if this is a neighborhood that St. Paul wants to "rehabilitate") I would also let them know the benefits to the city - no toxins entering the air/water supply, etc.
Jennifer said, "I would also hook up with any local permaculture groups to see if they have had experiences similar to you and how they addressed the issue.