This year-old tech start-up, with help from a $1.3 Million dollar contribution, is helping small farmily farmers and CSAs develop sustainable and profitable ventures so they can keep providing quality food.
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The decade-old neighborhood is 73 percent black and its residents have a median household income of more than $170,000, according to the census. Some houses there once sold for more than $1 million.
ABOVE: An aerial view of the Fairwood subdivision.