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Profile of an Urban Homesteader

Profile of an Urban Homesteader

Profile of an Urban Homesteader

Profile of an Urban Homesteader

For some, to be resilient to strive for greater self-reliance. This is the case for Charlyn Ellis and her partner, Mark. On 21st Street Urban Homestead, Ellis reflects her philosophies on the true costs natural resources. Her concerns about climate change and its ties to industrial agricultural practices have inspired Ellis to grow a variety of fruits and vegetables, herbs, and greens. “People notice,” Ellis says, “and I’m hoping, eventually, they’ll think ‘dang, I can do that too.”

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