Michael Asbill's studio project for HFA at the Corcoran began in the field. On Wednesday, 8/15, Michael visited the private garden of Jeffrey Herrel in Anacostia, Lula Evan's (Mama Lula's) community garden also in Anacostia, and the Neighborhood Farm Initiative in Fort Totten.
Jeffrey talked with Michael about Hugelkulture and worm composting. Mama Lula talked with Michael about her Okra crop. Kristin Georger from the Neighborhood Farm Initiative talked with Michael about the purpose of NFI.