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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Mission of Transplanting Traditions Community Farm is to provide Burmese/Karen refugee adults and youth access to land, healthy food and agricultural and entrepreneurial opportunities. Carolina connections are that the farmers and their families are often UNC employees

A sheltering place for refugees

Transplanting Traditions Community Farm gives many of the 1,000 refugees from Burma who have resettled in Chapel Hill and Carrboro -- many of them University employees -- the opportunity to grow food for themselves and to sell.
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