Sunday, July 3, 2011

Ninety-year-old keeps farming in the city

VOAVideo: Urban Farm Prospers in Downtown Area

Ninety year old Charlie Koiner cares for a small plot of land just a few blocks from a busy downtown near Washington DC. He has been growing fruits and vegetables here since this suburb was mostly undeveloped rural land, and selling his produce in local farmers markets.

VOA News: Urban Farm Flourishes in Downtown Area

Ninety-year-old keeps farming as development springs up around him

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