21 Nov '11, 8pm

Live #Green: Local Food, Solving Local Problems - I have seen the power of building community sustainability. The g...

Live #Green: Local Food, Solving Local Problems - I have seen the power of building community sustainability. The g...

Since our earliest time on this planet, people have hunted, gathered and farmed land to ensure our survival. Agriculture - and urban agriculture - is nothing new; it has just taken a while for it to catch on in the United States. At left, Amy Jones, an intern with the Boston Workers Alliance; at right, Pernell Sanders, Office Assistant. The job of urban agricultural advocates is to ensure that we develop a comprehensive approach to addressing the problem of local hunger. As farmers in the inner city, we strive to grow food that can address growing food shortage problems. I work with the Boston Workers Alliance. Here - and across the country - there are families who have to choose between fresh produce and meat or paying their bills to keep their houses and utilities. As restrictions on assistance increase, drying up funds that help low-income people feed themselves and the...

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