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It is Now Legal in L.A. to Grow your Own Fruit and Veggies on City Land*

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It is Now Legal in L.A. to Grow your Own Fruit and Veggies on City Land*

Ron Finley, an urban gardener from South L.A. who helped to make it a reality

By Karoun Chahinian

We’re living in a fast food apocalypse. Considering you need to make a down payment on a salad these days due to high fruit and vegetable prices, getting a fast and cheap burger for lunch has become a popular choice continent-wide.

More and more American families are struggling to afford nutritious food. One creative solution to avoid breaking the bank on fruits and veggies is Guerrilla Gardening: the act of planting produce on someone else’s land, specifically, city-owned land.

It’s weird to think that planting fruits and vegetables is against the law, but this week, the city of Los Angeles has legalized guerrilla gardening and a special thanks is owed to Ron Finley, an urban…

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