Will Allen is the author of The Good Food Revolution, winner of the MacArthur Genius Award, and CEO of Growing Power, a non-profit which focuses on education and activism for sustainable urban farming. Their goals include provide urban areas with healthy affordable food. Learn more about their activities at the Growing Power Website.
In this book Will Allen describes to the reader the events in his own life as well as those in his family history that led him down the path of urban farming. He discusses the pitfalls of our current food system and how the urban farming revolution may solve its ills.