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Profile of an Urban Gardener
Profile of an Urban Gardener
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Frank Asher owns Old City Farm and Guild in the D.C. neighborhood of Shaw, a community green space much needed in the concrete jungle of the District. 
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Prior to beginning my journey as the premier garden queen in residence of Foggy Bottom, I grew up in the metro Atlanta suburbs with a big backyard and parents who actively promoted the importance of doing chores to a child’s development.
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A brief introduction of GWU's green roof project.        
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This video gives you a glimpse at the work of Rooftop Roots, an organization that grows produce on the rooftops of buildings throughout the DMV.      
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My submission focuses on the GroW Garden, a community composting and gardening center run by GW students in conjunction with the Office of Sustainability.    
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The subject of my piece on urban sustainability is City Blossoms, a DC-based non-profit that works to create kid-friendly green spaces around the District. I specifically recorded at Girard Community Garden, located in Columbia Heights, during a... Read More
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I created a story map about urban rooftop farming. A story map is an application that provides an interactive experience for the user that both engages and educates.
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In the very same neighborhood in Northeast D.C. where social workers hand out sterile needles to drug users once a week, RonDell Pooler is growing, producing and selling fresh produce to battle food access problems.
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I spoke to one of Love and Carrots' gardeners, Leigh Prezkop, and asked her both about what Love and Carrots does and how they plan on impacting urban sustainability.
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I chose to look into the community garden at GW which is student run. I zoomed in on their efforts and what they are doing that can apply to any urban area.    

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