• News Feeds
Page last updated at 08:06 GMT, Wednesday, 17 March 2010

Detroit's farming rebirth


A recent documentary, Requiem for Detroit, tells the story of the city through the 20th century, conveying its transition from Motor City to its rebirth as an urban prairie.

Principal Asenath Andrews who is teaching Detroit's single mothers to become farmers, describes how the city is changing.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific