Guest Host: Marc Fisher

It’s an organic vegetable garden on the nation’s front yard. Last year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture established “The People’s Garden Initiative”– a program to plant more than 300 sustainable gardens across the country. We’ll meet the horticulturalist who’s growing peas, tomatoes and eggplants along Independence Avenue.


  • Livia Marques Special Assistant for Horticultural Crops, United States Department of Agriculture; Director, the People's Garden Initiative

USDA Expands “The People’s Garden” (2009)

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