Farming on the Urban Edge Docuseries

Project Type: Local Ed & Demo (formerly RGR)
Funds awarded in 2019: $49,928.00
Projected End Date: 04/30/2022
Host Institution Award ID: G169-20-W7507
Grant Recipients: Washington State University; American Farmland Trust; Rogue Farm Corps; Joe's Place Farms; Oregon State University; BiZi Farms; Clark-Cowlitz Farm Bureau; Shady Grove Farm; Oregon Community Food Systems Network; Clark County Food Systems Council; April Joy Farms
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:
Justin O'Dea
Washington State University
Hannah Clark
American Farmland Trust
Dr. Lauren Gwin
Oregon State University
Dr. Laura Lewis
Washington State University
Nellie McAdams
Rogue Farm Corps
Lane Selman
Oregon State University
This five-episode docuseries chronicles first-hand accounts of nine different peri-urban farmers working to operate and sustain thier farm businesses in two urbanizing regions of the Pacific Northwest.
Justin O'Dea, Washington State University
Aba Kiser, Washington State University
Asia Colon
Camelia Lazenby, Camelia Jade Sounds
Jessica Schultz, Washington State University
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.