Ajo Regional Food Partnership Featured on AZ Public Media

From ‘Food Desert’ to ‘Food Oasis’ Through Gardening

On July 3, Ajo Regional Food Partnership (ARFP) and other community members who are invested in community gardening were featured in an Arizona Public Media story. Gayle and Don Weyers are shown in their Loma Bonita garden. Fran Driver, CEO of Desert Senita Community Health Center shared some of the history behind Ajo’s movement.┬áTo watch Nina Altshul (ARFP) and Don Luria (Community Foundation of Southern Arizona) talking about the abundance of produce being grown in Ajo, visit this link.

photo credit: Jewel Clearwater Fraser

photo credit: Jewel Clearwater Fraser