MissouriBusinessAlert.com Feature: Black entrepreneurs look to change Missouri’s farming landscape through urban agriculture

Missouri ranks 11th in the nation for agricultural production, but less than 2% of Missouri farmers are Black, according to the United States Department of Agriculture. Some Missouri entrepreneurs are looking to change that with small-scale urban agriculture.

In St. Louis, Tyrean “Heru” Lewis grows vegetables, fruits, herbs and much more at Heru Urban Farming. He has found a way to connect with his community through food production.

Feature Link: https://www.missouribusinessalert.com/industries/113341/2021/03/02/black-entrepreneurs-look-to-change-missouris-farming-landscape-through-urban-agriculture/