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October 16, 2014

Yisrael Family urban farm seeds a ‘homegrown revolution’ in Sacramento

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Drive down Roosevelt street in the Sacramento neighborhood of Oak Park, and you’d never guess that the modest homestead facing an elementary school is headquarters to a revolution. No, it’s not really a political action. Rather, Chanowk Yisrael’s “Homegrown Revolution” is a revolt against ignorance and isolation and a stand for self-sufficiency and hope — in the garden. How so? Actually, the mission of the Yisrael Family Farm is to “educate,…