Naim Edwards

Naim Edwards

edwar649@msu.edu

MSU-Detroit Partnership for Food, Learning and Innovation

Extension Specialist

Telephone: 313-494-4787

3408 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201

Area of Expertise:

urban agriculture, climate change, pollinators and community gardening


Wayne County Extension Office - Focus Hope

Extension Specialist

Naim Edwards is an advocate for food sovereignty and strong local food systems. He studied how to manage urban gardens to support biodiversity, specifically ants and other insects. Edwards is the director of the Michigan State University (MSU) Detroit Partnership in Food, Learning and Innovation, more commonly referred to as the MSU Detroit Urban Food Site. Edwards serves the Wayne County community in his role with MSU Extension.