14 Feb '12, 12pm

Get the lay of the urban farm land with these striking photos [Slideshow]:

Get the lay of the urban farm land with these striking photos [Slideshow]:

Trainees, interns, and farm staff work together on farm tasks and share lunch each day, another part of the healthy-living training program the Homeless Garden Project in Santa Cruz, Calif., has developed.

Full article: http://grist.org/slideshow/breaking-through-concrete-slid...

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