Young ‘Bright Spot’ urban farmers hit the streets of Wilmington to hustle fresh harvest

Nataysha Williams was up bright and early Wednesday. There were peppers to pick, tools to clean and other chores to do at Bright Spot Urban Farm.

And there would be customers for every bit of produce she harvested. The 18-year-old Wilmington resident is part of a small team of teens and young adults – almost all of whom have been in or still are in the foster care system – working the farm, loading up a truck and taking fresh vegetables and other produce to the streets of Wilmington.

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