Gangsta Gardening

South Central LA, known mostly for gangsta hip-hop and riots, is not perhaps the place you would expect a gardening revolution. However, fed-up with the absence of good produce and observing how ubiquitous fast-food drive-bys create poor community health, Ron Finlay started growing food on the ragged strip of pavement outside his house. Then he started encouraging others to do the same.

A movement has emerged and here he outlines his vision for a world where cities are fertile and all citizens have direct access to free fresh food.

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