23 Jan '12, 1pm

A Native American Community Fights Poverty Through Farming

A Native American Community Fights Poverty Through Farming

rooftop agriculture and community gardening in New York City , there's been much talk of how sustainable agriculture can help fight malnutrition and social exclusion in American cities. But it's not just the cities that are in trouble. In fact poverty, hunger, poor diet and drug use are as much a rural problem as an urban one. Here's a beautiful video of one Native American community in North Carolina aiming to reverse these problems through the power of sustainable farming.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-agriculture/native-...

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