Recommended Reading

Published: March 7, 2017
KQED
An urban farm teaches youth about food and supports their education.  
Published: March 7, 2017
The Huffington Post
An op-ed highlights the importance of free school meals. (Photo: USDA via Flickr) 
Published: March 2, 2017
NPR
College agriculture programs work to attract a diverse student body. (Photo: UGA College of Ag and Environmental Sciences via Flickr) 
Published: March 1, 2017
SF Gate
California lawmakers consider a bill that would support urban farm development. (Photo: Orin Zebest via Wikimedia Commons) 
Published: February 28, 2017
Modern Farmer
Follow these tips to set up a great compost area for your garden. (Photo: Tobin via Flickr)  
Published: February 27, 2017
Civil Eats
Urban farms in Washington, D.C. grapple with gentrification. (Photo: Mack Male via Flickr)  
Published: February 24, 2017
The Wall Street Journal
Schools use various strategies to encourage students to choose wholesome foods. (Photo: DC Central Kitchen via Flickr) 
Published: February 23, 2017
Civil Eats
A program in California aims to make local food more affordable. (Photo: I-5 Design & Manufacture)  
Published: February 21, 2017
The Notebook
Philadelphia schools and communities benefit from gardening programs. (Photo: DC Greens via Flickr) 
Published: February 21, 2017
Modern Farmer
Undocumented farm laborers face harsh work conditions and threats of deportation. (Photo: Bread for the World via Flickr)