« LSU AgCenter Master Gardener Program Certificate | Main | Anticipation Builds for Tomorrow's Grocery Store For-A-Day! »

  • 10/19/2012
  • Posted by staff

CNN Looks at the Lower 9th Ward As a "Food Desert" (VIDEO)

With our Grocery Store For-A-Day event happening tomorrow (10-5, All Souls Church, 5500 St. Claude), we thought it's worth showing this terrific CNN news story from 2010. Take a look!



"Fresh food is hard to find in neighborhoods five years after Katrina." CNN's David Mattingly talks with the Lower 9's Jenga Mwendo - and discovers just how far you have to walk to buy groceries.

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341c89e853ef017c32a57c5d970b

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference CNN Looks at the Lower 9th Ward As a "Food Desert" (VIDEO):

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.