Take Note: An Urban Gardener On The Importance Of Access To Fresh, Quality Food

Jun 1, 2018

Community activist and Rise & Root Farm creator Karen Washington.

Karen Washington is a community activist and the co-owner of Rise & Root Farm in Chester, New York. She’s been working to improve city living and promote urban farming since 1985.

WPSU's Lindsey Whissel Fenton talked with her about the importance of access to fresh, quality food, about some of the challenges facing 21st century farmers, and about getting community projects off the ground.