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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Garden Resource Center Tool and Supply Yard Sale

June 22, 2019 10:00 am

Garden Resource Center Tool and Supply Yard Sale

It’s that time of year again! Join us at the Garden Resource Center for our 2nd Annual Garden Tool and Supply Yard Sale, offering a variety...

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Medicinal Herb Walk

July 11, 2019 6:00 pm

Medicinal Herb Walk

With Michelle Soto, Cutting Root Farm & Apothecary Join certified Herbalist Michelle Soto to learn about medicinal plants at Shiloh Farm...

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GP Ceramics: Fermentation Crocks

July 14, 2019 1:00 pm

GP Ceramics: Fermentation Crocks

Are you looking for a way to ferment some of your garden bounty? Join artist Miriam Griffin to make your very own water-lock fermentation crock...

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Garden Get Down

August 29, 2019 5:00 pm

Garden Get Down

Join Grow Pittsburgh for a Garden Get Down celebrating 10 years of our Community Garden Program! Since 2010, we’ve supported 100 gardens...

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Garden Resource Center Tool and Supply Yard Sale

June 22, 2019 10:00 am

Garden Resource Center Tool and Supply Yard Sale

It’s that time of year again! Join us at the Garden Resource Center for our 2nd Annual Garden Tool and Supply Yard Sale, offering a variety of items at bargain prices! This event is free and open to the public.  Stop by, browse, and learn...

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Medicinal Herb Walk

July 11, 2019 6:00 pm

Medicinal Herb Walk

With Michelle Soto, Cutting Root Farm & Apothecary Join certified Herbalist Michelle Soto to learn about medicinal plants at Shiloh Farm. Explore the different medicinal benefits to different herbs and wild edibles! Learn how to use herbs and...

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GP Ceramics: Fermentation Crocks

July 14, 2019 1:00 pm

GP Ceramics: Fermentation Crocks

Are you looking for a way to ferment some of your garden bounty? Join artist Miriam Griffin to make your very own water-lock fermentation crock out of clay! In this three hour workshop, you’ll hand-build your own crock, lid and have a...

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Garden Get Down

August 29, 2019 5:00 pm

Garden Get Down

Join Grow Pittsburgh for a Garden Get Down celebrating 10 years of our Community Garden Program! Since 2010, we’ve supported 100 gardens, engaging over 1,500 individuals as they’ve grown over 300,000 pounds of food. Your ticket to Garden...

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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.