Professor, Alderman Endorses Urban Farming

From: WIUM – Tri States Public Radio (Macomb, IL)

Galesburg is making it easier for people to grow more of their own food. Alderman approved an ordinance allowing various kinds of farming within city limits… Alderman Peter Schwartzman said this is only the first step and as people actually start the different types of farming they will tailor the rules. Schwartzman, who is also the Chair of Environmental Studies at Knox College, said urban farming provides people with healthy food and has benefits for the entire community… Read more at WIUM – Tri States Public Radio…