Why Grow Food?

Whether you are growing in your own garden, a community garden, or purchasing from an urban farm, being an active participant in your local food system has incredible benefits.
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Of Urban Farmers in Training participants tried a vegetable from the garden that they had never had before
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Students participated in cooking demonstrations as part of Chef in the Garden events at three school gardens
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Pounds of produce grown at Braddock Farms, Shiloh Farm, and the Frick Greenhouse in 2015

August 23, 2017 6:30 pm

Preserving the Harvest

With Susan Marquesen. Want to learn how to enjoy the summer harvest all through the year?  Come watch a hands-on demonstration of how to can your...

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August 26, 2017 12:00 pm

Dog Days of Summer at the GRC

A summer gathering for all of our four-legged friends! Come to the Garden Resource Center for an afternoon of fun with sprinklers, trick contests...

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Harvest Feast

October 1, 2017 1:00 pm

Harvest Feast

In partnership with The Frick Pittsburgh, Grow Pittsburgh unites our programming partners, members, and volunteers for a celebration! Guests of...

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August 23, 2017 6:30 pm

Preserving the Harvest

With Susan Marquesen. Want to learn how to enjoy the summer harvest all through the year?  Come watch a hands-on demonstration of how to can your own tomato sauce as well as how to blanch and freeze seasonal vegetables with these local...

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August 26, 2017 12:00 pm

Dog Days of Summer at the GRC

A summer gathering for all of our four-legged friends! Come to the Garden Resource Center for an afternoon of fun with sprinklers, trick contests, photo booth, treats (for pups and people alike), and much more. *Friendly dogs only please*

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Harvest Feast

October 1, 2017 1:00 pm

Harvest Feast

In partnership with The Frick Pittsburgh, Grow Pittsburgh unites our programming partners, members, and volunteers for a celebration! Guests of all ages are welcome to enjoy the Frick, while touring the greenhouse, playing lawn games, and...

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Workshops & Events

Urban Garden Map

Check out our interactive urban garden map for places to get growing in your neighborhood. And if you're growing food in or around Pittsburgh, please add your garden.