PHOTOS | Volunteers kick off planting season at 2012 Indy Urban Acres

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Fruits and vegetables planted Saturday at Indy Urban Acres organic farm will give Hoosier families in need a healthy food alternative at harvest time.

Indy Urban Acres is a unique partnership between the City of Indianapolis Parks and Recreation Department, Indiana University Health and the Indianapolis Parks Foundation to provide fresh produce to Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana. Student volunteers from IUPUI lent a helping hand to kick off the planting season.