Anita Harris is profiled on West Philly Local

Anita Harris‘ backyard is a quarter-acre farm. It is also in the heart of West Philadelphia. The Farm has three hothouses that grow amazing tomatoes as well as many long rows of fresh vegetables and herbs. The Farm is run through a partnership between local block captains (like Anita)  Neighborhood Foods and Urban Tree Connection and the sells fresh produce for the neighborhood at a Saturday farm stand on the corner of 53rd St. and Wyalusing Ave.

This Saturday will be The Farm’s last market day for 2013. If you are looking for a good deal on fresh fruits and vegetables before Thanksgiving, visit the farm stand between 10am and 2pm. Contact Neighborhood Foods for more information.

Anita Harris stands in one of three greenhouses at The Farm at 53rd and Wyalusing Ave.

Anita Harris stands in one of three greenhouses at The Farm at 53rd and Wyalusing Ave.

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