Trainees, interns, and farm staff work together on farm tasks and share lunch each day, another part of the healthy-living training program the Homeless Garden Project in Santa Cruz, Calif., has developed.
Farmworkers in Santa Cruz. (Photo by Michael Hanson.) Full Size
At the East Thirteenth Street Garden in Denver, Colo., two Somali Bantu youth enjoy mangoes on a stick.
Matt and Peg Sheaffer in front of their silos. Instead of storing commodity crops, as they would on many Illinois' large farms, these silos hold the tools and equipment used to produce the wide range of crops grown at Prairie Crossing in Grayslake, Ill.