One of the movement’s (literally) towering icons is Will Allen, 62, of Milwaukee’s Growing Power Inc. His main 2-acre Community Food Center is no larger than a small supermarket. But it houses 20,000 plants and vegetables, thousands of fish, plus chickens, goats, ducks, rabbits and bees.
An urban farmer makes it onto Time’s most-influential list for demonstrating to all of us that we can change the world by interacting with a piece of land in a thoughtful way. Read more here.
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