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Ron Finley — Food Forests in a Food Desert (No Justice, No Peace)

Jonathan Maghen

When Ron found that it was impossible to buy healthy produce in his neighborhood he started growing his own! This turned into a passion for the art of gardening and the study of permaculture. As one of the founders of LAGREENGROUNDS.ORG, Ron Finley leads the fight to transform neighborhoods currently identified as "Food Deserts" into "Food Forests," and installs gardens in homes throughout South Central Los Angeles (free of charge), bringing healthy fruits and vegetables to families in need.

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