Now Reading
Meet the activists bringing urban farms to one of America’s most deprived cities | The Guardian

ADVERTISEMENT – SCROLL DOWN

Meet the activists bringing urban farms to one of America’s most deprived cities | The Guardian

Urban Farming, Urban Farms, Rid-All Partnership, Rid-All, Urban Non-Profit, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, Willoughby Avenue, Wriit,

Autumn foliage signals the end of the growing season across the rust belt states as farmers wind down for the winter chill.

Yet in Cleveland’s bleak “forgotten triangle”, bountiful crops of rainbow chard, collard greens and plump purple aubergines are blooming at one of the city’s urban farms.

In a heavily segregated city where race and inequality can define one’s life outcome, not to mention the obstacles of food deserts and urban decay, now there is an arable green oasis.

See Also
The Life Do Grow, Black Farming, African American Farming, Black Farmers, African American Farmers, Urban Farming, Urban Farmers, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

The farm, created by the not-for-profit Rid-All partnership, is striving to change eating habits in a city where health inequalities disproportionately affect African American communities.


Scroll To Top