How To Fix a Food Desert

February 4, 2011

Food deserts are a growing problem in the U.S. The story of the Anathoth Community is one in which one church takes the call to creation care and justice seriously by starting a community garden for the residents of their community who did not have sufficient access to healthy food.

At Youth Farm kids “do everything from seed to harvest” and then they get to cook and eat what they have grown. Its a camp devoted to developing youth that uses food and nature as tools to teach kids life skills and give them a hands-on experience of growing and cooking (and eating) food. Daniel [...]