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Urban gardening yields multifaceted harvest

Travis Hobart, MDJoseph Nimeh, MDUrban gardening programs can yield more than just fresh produce -- they can unite neighborhoods, teach life skills and promote healthy eating and social justice. Several organizations in Syracuse sponsor gardening projects and also work together to promote the idea. Upstate pediatricians Travis Hobart, MD (left), and Joseph Nimeh, MD, describe how their interests in gardening and promoting health led them to join the process.