fresh produce

River to River
1:25 pm
Fri November 16, 2012

Will Allen Brings Fresh Food To Urban Areas

Urban farmer Will Allen is bringing fresh foods to unsuspecting urban areas.
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Urban areas in the Midwest are often referred to as “food deserts”, lacking in affordable, local fresh greens and produce. Many people living in these areas are suffering from poor diet and subsequent disease. Ben Kieffer speaks with Will Allen, an urban farmer who is working to eliminate the fresh food shortage is these neighborhoods.

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