Growing Cities: An Urban Farming Road Trip

Can farming revitalize our cities and change the way we eat? Follow two friends across the United States to find out.
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Good food isn’t the only crop that city farmers across the country are growing, according to filmmakers Dan Susman and Andrew Monbouquette. Urban gardens grow stronger, more vibrant communities, too.

Susman and Monbouquette's documentary, Growing Cities, releases at the end of 2012 (they're currently running a Kickstarter campaign to put on the finishing touches). The film aims to show what's possible with little space, limited resources, and a lot of determination.

  • The Greenhorns documentary follows young farmers who are digging their way to an agricultural revolution.

  • The YES! Breakthrough 15: Creating access to affordable fresh food in low-income neighborhoods.

  • Heirloom skills for sustainable living.