The non-profit SHAR Foundation calls its plan Recovery Park. Sponsored by a coalition of more than two dozen non-profit partners as well as businesses and universities, it aims to farm 2,000 acres in 15-to-30-acre pods.
Gary Wozniak, chief development officer for SHAR, aims to establish for-profit farming via a worker-owned cooperative system, much like Spain's famed Mondragon Corporacion Cooperativa.
- Melissa Preddy
Orchards, greenhouses could fill abandoned streets of Detroit (Associated Press