TITLE

Farming A Following

AUTHOR(S)
ADOLPHUS, EMELL DERRA
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Between the Lines (10807551);4/24/2014, Issue 2217, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the innovative strategies adopted by Tyson Gersh, president of the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative, to build a cultivating society through his access to the local gay social network in Deteroit, Michigan. Topics discussed include social aspects of farming practices to provide fresh produce to Detroiters, use of online social networks such as Facebook to reach a wider audience of gays and straights, and need for the community to understand importance of agriculture.
ACCESSION #
95776857

 

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