The Indian Springs Cooperative: Small Scale Farming in a Changing Food World

Small scale vegetable farming is a tough business.  A group of mostly African American farmers, in and around Indian Springs, Mississippi, farm for the love of it, and over forty years ago, they formed a coop to help shoulder some of their economic burdens.  But these farmers are aging, times are changing, and more than crops, it's concrete which is spreading.  



 

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