Food Deserts

food deserts

New Tool Shows Where Greatest Needs For Healthy Food Are In The City

The mission to make healthy food available to city residents reaches another milestone.

06/10/2015

food desert

“Food Deserts” Continue To Plague Poor Neighborhoods

It’s an issue that has plagued communities for decades, commonly linked to poor health because of the lack of access to fresh, healthier food options.

02/03/2015

Gardening Beautiful Vegetables

People’s Gardens Sprouting From Maryland To Hawaii

A garden in Baltimore’s Cherry Hill neighborhood is one of more than 150 nationwide that are receiving grants to help bring fruits and vegetables to what federal agriculture officials say are “food deserts.”

11/10/2011

Patterson Park

Group Tries To Remove “Food Deserts” In Baltimore

In Baltimore, like many large urban cities, there are what’s called “food deserts,” places far removed from supermarkets and access to fresh food.

11/20/2010