Urban Farms

Design, approval, construction and maintenance of road gardens, community gardens

I am passionate about urban farming and supporting people wishing to farm in the city.

I put urban farms on roads, parks, walls, roofs and fences.

Services I offer are:

  • Any council or other approvals
  • Design
  • Build, plant and make road gardens and roof gardens self-irrigating plumbing to save energy and water bills – I specialise in using rainwater whether for unit or warehouse roofs, roads and parks
  • Training – how to prune, manage pests, cut down your maintenance
  • Seed saving
  • Bee keeping
  • How to reduce your costs over time
  • Free, no obligation on site visit
  • Introduction to produces, services, nurseries, others in the food chain.

Just email me – see -

my contact details.

To request help with drawings, specifications, approvals and project management for building productive, edible landscapes on roads simply fill in the following form and send it to me directly on-line, or print it out and send it to me by fax or mail.

Request an Urban Farm consultation

  • Michael Mobbs

    Michael is a former Environmental Lawyer who is uniquely placed to consult in four main areas:

    • Sustainability Coach and Speaker,
    • Sustainable Urban Farm Design greening, watering and cooling the cityscape, roads, parks, suburbs,
    • Major Projects Consultant Commercial and Industrial,
    • Residential Sustainability Consultant.
    For permission to re-print any articles or to book Michael for a speaking engagement go to Contacts. Please ensure all quotes from Michael's blog include a reference to sustainablehouse.com....au.