Black Women Urban Farmers in Detroit: Working list

  1. Nefer Ra Barber – affiliated with Earthworks Farm and previously with DBCFSN and Dtown Farms. Also the Chairwoman of Michigan Women in Agriculture Association.
  2. Hanifa Adjuman- affiliated with DBCFSN and the Food Warriors Program.
  3. Aisha Ellis- affiliated with DBCFSN and the Food Warriors Program
  4. Mama Aba – affiliated with DBCFSN
  5. Mama Oya Amakisi- affiliated with the Greening of Detroit
  6. Mama Tepfira Rushdan- affiliated with the Greening of Detroit
  7. Olivia Hubert- co-manager of Brother Nature Farms in Corktown
  8. Bianca Danzy- Farm Manager of Voices for Earth Justice
  9. Myrtle Thompson- cofounder of Freedom Freedom Gardens in the Jefferson Chalmers Community
  10. Roxanne Jones- affiliated with Earthworks and several additional family and market gardens in the East Side.
  11. Atieno Nyar Kasagam- affiliated with Ile Oko Farms in the Jefferson Chalmers Community.
  12. Sister Gabrielle- family garden
  13. Mama Jerry Hebron- Oakland Ave urban farms
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