Darcy Smith

Canadian writer-turned-urban farmer Darcy Smith is as passionate about plants as she is about words. Her work has appeared in Vancouver magazine and Montecristo. As managing editor of The Block magazine, she is lucky enough to interview rising stars in art and fashion, but her heart lies on the land.

Growing up, growing food: A teenage farmer to watch

At 16, Sophia Vartanian is planning gardens, connecting young farmers, and getting ready to give a TED talk. What have you done recently?