West Oakland Woods (WOW) Farms formed to help fill an employment need while taking advantage of the changing area’s restaurant boom. WOW operates both a produce and a flower farm that supplies high-end restaurants while training and employing local high-school students with financial need.
Photo #25 :Justin Vandenbroeck, the co-founder of Fleet Farming Oakland, washes off some carrots before making dinner at home in West Oakland, California, on Sunday, November 20, 2016. #
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