Making an Impact on Food Deserts in Atlanta

Rashid Nuri isn’t your typical farmer. He’s a Harvard graduate who has a passion for Urban Farming. Since 2006, he’s been working in Atlanta to both create placeswhere people can gain access to healthy foods and educate people about farming and gardening.  Garden Thursday 2


And when we say he’s working in Atlanta we mean IN Atlanta – it’s not a nice patch of land somewhere outside the city, but a garden built in a demolished housing project in the Old 4th Ward (a stone’s throw from downtown Atlanta).

Take a few moments to watch this video and find out more about his work in Atlanta:

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