Plant Talk

An Urban Farmer Honors Her Roots: Kadeesha Williams

Posted in History & People , Videos on February 4, 2022, by Matt Newman

“It is joyous, it is grounding, it is fantastic and magical. And I just think that more people deserve to be a part of that.”

Hear from former NYBG Community Horticulturist/Urban Agriculturist Kadeesha Williams as she discusses turning her dream of honoring her heritage and family identity in urban farming into a reality by founding the Iridescent Earth Collective—a BIPOC- and Queer-centered educational farm.

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