Meet Novella Carpenter


Novella Carpenter

Date, Location

Reading Together 2014 Feature Author

Farming is not the typical occupation for most urbanites—unless you are Novella Carpenter. Hear how she converted her ramshackle, weed-choked backyard in inner-city Oakland to an efficient farm complete with veggies, turkeys, ducks and pigs. A true-life testament of the possibilities of a self-sustaining lifestyle.

Michigan News will sell copies of Farm City at the event.

Free and open to the public; No ticket required