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An Urban Farm And Market In Alton Park

Alton Park CommUNITY Urban Farm
The Bethlehem Center

Urban agriculture has taken a step forward here in Chattanooga.

The Bethlehem Center recently opened The Alton Park CommUNITY Urban Farm.

It contains 700 square feet of garden beds for residents to buy locally grown produce at affordable prices.

Gloria Dubose is director of community outreach with The Bethlehem Center - and Joel Tippens is with the City Farms Grower Coalition.

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