Urban agriculture, Sustainable agriculture -- Oregon -- Portland
Interview of Rodney Bender by Sarah Roecker at Growing Gardens Portland, Oregon on July 29th, 2009.
The interview index is available for download.
Rodney Bender, the Garden Programs Manager for Growing Gardens, was awarded the 2006 Skidmore Prize for Community from Willamette Week. The prize recognizes young people working to make the region a great place through non-profit organizations. Growing Gardens began in 1996, and works to help low-income Portlanders. Growing Gardens supplies free seeds, plants and tools, and backs assigns a mentor to each family, to ensure success.
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Roecker, Sarah, "Interview with Rodney Bender, 2009 (audio)" (2009). Sustainability History Project. http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/10751