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In Seattle, plans for a harvestable 'food forest'

In this March 3, 2012 photo, Briar Bates, left, Glenn Herlihy and Jackie Cramer stand on a grassy slope and talk about how they and other organizers will turn the site into a "food forest" in view of downtown Seattle. The park will start at 2 acres and grow to 7, offering city dwellers a chance to pick apples, plums and other crops right from the branch. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) Photo by STF