19 Mar '12, 2am

Greening the Food Deserts of East Los Angeles —http://t.co/Z6Vz5EjT #LosAngeles #FoodDesert #HealthyFood #EastLosAngeles #MarketMakeover

Greening the Food Deserts of East Los Angeles —http://t.co/Z6Vz5EjT #LosAngeles #FoodDesert #HealthyFood #EastLosAngeles #MarketMakeover

A couple of years ago we wrote about the social enterprise organization Public Matters , which is working to tackle the complicated problem of how to sustainably transform some of our blighted food deserts in East Los Angeles. There are no easy fixes for these entrenched public health problems, but each local corner store that is transformed is another step toward a healthy food revolution.

Full article: http://ecolocalizer.com/2012/03/18/greening-the-food-dese...

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