Urban Farming Advocates Take Cause To Sacramento City Council « CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The Sacramento City Council could decide how to keep families safe by regulating fast-growing urban farms in local neighborhoods.

Organizers tell CBS13 that not only do they want to grow fruits and vegetables, but also profit.

Charles Mason of the Ubuntu Green nonprofit organization is on a mission to spring up more of backyard urban farms.

“It’s critical to the livelihood of many families,” he said.

Those supporting the effort must convince the City Council how critical they are.

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