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The GrowFourth Urban Farm Ltd., Mansfield's newest urban farm, plans a ribbon-cutting ceremony and farm tour celebration today (Tuesday) at 4:30 p.m. at the 133 Rowland Ave. facility.

MANSFIELD -- The GrowFourth Urban Farm Ltd., Mansfield's newest urban farm, has invited the public to a ribbon-cutting ceremony and farm tour celebration Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. at the 133 Rowland Ave. facility.

The farm, started by Matthew and Amanda Stanfield, in conjunction with the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research grant awarded to The Ohio State University, is believed to be the first single-family, urban micro-farm in the city's history.

The public is invited to attend to celebrate and learn more about the innovative, cutting-edge strategy that addresses food insecurity and economic development in low-opportunity neighborhoods.

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