Atlanta creates the nation’s largest free food forest with hopes of addressing food insecurity

Thanks to a grant from the USDA Forest service and a partnership between the city of Atlanta, the Conservation Fund, and Trees Atlanta, you’ll find 7.1 acres of land ripe with 2,500 pesticide-free edible and medicinal plants only 10 minutes from the Atlanta International Airport. Thousands of pounds of food have now cropped up in the area where the closest grocery store was a 30-minute bus ride away.

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