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Young farmers excited about working with communities

By Karen Hopper Usher

In the past few weeks, 35-year-old John Krohn estimates his urban farm in Lansing has donated 40 pounds of food to people in need.

But don’t call it giving back.

“I don’t feel like I’m giving back because I don’t owe anybody anything,” Krohn said.

Call it community – a community Krohn said he relies on as a market, and the community where he has chosen to live.

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