IN OUR CURRENT ISSUE: A Rikers Island Farm That Grows Hope

The 250 prisoner-run GreenHouse isn’t just the country’s largest penal colony’s farm initiative — and it grows a lot more than vegetables and herbs.

GreenHouse isn’t just the country’s largest penal colony’s farm initiative; and it’s a place that grows a lot more than just tomatoes, peppers, cauliflower, lettuce, and herbs. It is here, at this garden program run by the Horticultural Society of New York, tended to by 250 prisoners a year, that hope grows.

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