Article: List of Black-owned Farms and Good Gardens
Black owned farms make up less than 2 percent of all farms in the United States.This article reports that Black farmers lost 80 percent of their farmland from 1910 to 2007, often because they lacked access to loans or insurance needed to sustain their businesses. We should re-think their place in supply chains and consider sourcing from Black farmers in a more significant way.
Published by Agritecture
June 9, 2020