Oregon Field Guide

Mudbone Grown

Clip: Season 32 Episode 8 | 10m 50s | Video has closed captioning.

When Shantae Johnson and Arthur Shavers embarked on their “Mudbone Grown” enterprise in 2015, they were doing more than building a 19-acre farm from scratch, they were changing the narrative of what it means to be a Black farmer in Oregon, where exclusion was literally written into the state constitution.

Aired: 02/25/21

Rating: NR

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Oregon Field Guide is a local public television program presented by OPB.