Taking Root

My project Taking Root addresses the problem of food deserts in Kansas City. Food deserts effect a higher percentage of people of minorities, the elderly, women and children. I am purposing that urban farming can be one solution to this problem. Urban farming can empower people to take charge of their personal health when they live in a system that fails them. I designed a simplified guide on how to begin urban farming in Kansas City. Specifically, for low income people who live in food deserts. The guide takes two forms: a printed pamphlet and an in depth app.

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