Lifelong Washingtonian and community advocate Theresa Howe Jones passed away last week at the age of 84. She leaves a legacy of meaningful work in the Anacostia neighborhood and in D.C. as a whole.
Land grant colleges and universities are places farmers and gardeners turn to for support across the entire country. But the University of the District of Columbia is home to a new research farm designed to support people who want to grow food in urban environments. Kojo explores this new wave of research in urban agriculture.
- Whitney Pipkin Journalist; Staff Writer, Chesapeake Bay Journal; Author, ThinkAboutEat.com
- Mchezaji Axum Agronomist; Director of Urban Agriculture and Gardening Education, University of the District of Columbia
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