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The Source: When An Urban Farm Is More Than Just A Farm

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An urban farm sounds like it captures the best of both worlds. The excitement and interactions of a city, and the enjoyment of working with the land and producing good healthy food.

But how easy or difficult is it to start an urban farm? And how can they be used to help those suffering from addiction and mental illness?

Guest:

  • Michael Ableman, author of the book "Street Farm: Growing Food, Jobs and Hope on an Urban Farm."

 

David Martin Davies can be reached at dmdavies@tpr.org and on Twitter at @DavidMartinDavi