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  • Sweet Potato Project aims to teach skill development to local youth

    Jihad Arafi, 15, of Fresno talks about how the Sweet Potato Project in southwest Fresno is helping him develop business and farming skills. The students are growing sweet potatoes, developing a product to make with them, attending workshops at Fresno State and will hopefully eventually sell their product to the community.

Jihad Arafi, 15, of Fresno talks about how the Sweet Potato Project in southwest Fresno is helping him develop business and farming skills. The students are growing sweet potatoes, developing a product to make with them, attending workshops at Fresno State and will hopefully eventually sell their product to the community. SILVIA FLORES sflores@fresnobee.com
Jihad Arafi, 15, of Fresno talks about how the Sweet Potato Project in southwest Fresno is helping him develop business and farming skills. The students are growing sweet potatoes, developing a product to make with them, attending workshops at Fresno State and will hopefully eventually sell their product to the community. SILVIA FLORES sflores@fresnobee.com

Fresno Sweet Potato Project aims to plant seeds of growth for African American kids

July 22, 2016 7:24 PM