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Pastors and congregation members harvesting wheat for communion bread at Plainsong Farm & Ministry in Michigan.

Eat, pray, farm

U.S. churches turn faith lands into food

Thomson Reuters Foundation – As Baltimore was convulsed by protests in 2015 over the death of a young black man in police custody, a handful of people in the eastern U.S. city started worrying about a related issue: food. Thousands of demonstrators thronged the coastal city’s streets to protest the death of Freddie Gray, 25, forcing