Today’s guest on Just Food Stories is V.P. of the Hattie Carthan Community Garden, Yonette Fleming. Join urban farmer Yonnette as she shares her journey reconnecting back to her agrarian heritage. Yonette talks about how important Just Food has been to her and to farming in general, and tells us her vision for the future of her community gardens in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn. This program has been sponsored by Whole Foods Market. Today’s music provided by The California Honeydrops.

Image from Brooklyn Exposed

“I saw myself in service to something larger than anything that my ego could permit me to envision.” [12:00]

“What I envision is a permanent market space in Bedford Stuyvesant.” [24:00]

–Yonette Fleming on Just Food Stories