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Portland’s new strategy to fight hunger: Help people to grow their foodby Kathleen Pierce
To put a dent in the region’s burgeoning food insecurity problem, the organization that manages Portland’s community gardens is giving preference to low-income Portlanders and enlisted high school students to go door to door to recruit farmers.
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