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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new early childhood education gardens created in 2021-22 school year
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estimated lbs of food grown across 44 Grow Pittsburgh community gardens in 2022
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pounds of food grown in 2022 at our urban farms
Shiloh Farm Open House

September 10, 2024 3:00 pm

Shiloh Farm Open House

Come check out Shiloh Farm and see all the food and community we are growing in North Point Breeze! Take a tour of our quarter-acre production...

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Tomato School

August 28, 2024 5:30 pm

Tomato School

Learn how to grow and care for your home tomato garden. Farmers Tara & Hanna will guide participants through the Shiloh tomato field and...

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Volunteer Day at Braddock Farms

August 17, 2024 10:00 am

Volunteer Day at Braddock Farms

Join us for our Monthly Volunteer Project at Braddock Farms. Open to anyone wanting to volunteer with Grow Pittsburgh. You will help out with...

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Eat Your Garden Weeds

July 30, 2024 5:30 pm

Eat Your Garden Weeds

Mid Summer is often when our gardens get taken over by weeds, but don’t despair! While keeping your garden beds weeded is important so your...

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Flower School

July 24, 2024 5:30 pm

Flower School

Learn how to grow a cut flower garden in your yard! Tara and Hanna will discuss our favorite varieties, including both annuals and perennials. We...

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Picnic at Shiloh

July 22, 2024 5:30 pm

Picnic at Shiloh

Enjoy a picnic dinner at Shiloh Farm while supporting Grow Pittsburgh! In collaboration with the culinary creatives behind the Giving Series...

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Volunteer Day at Braddock Farms

July 20, 2024 10:00 am

Volunteer Day at Braddock Farms

Join us for our Monthly Volunteer Project at Braddock Farms. Open to anyone wanting to volunteer with Grow Pittsburgh. You will help out with...

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Zucchini Day 2024

July 19, 2024 3:30 pm

Zucchini Day 2024

Join us for National Zucchini Day at our Braddock Farm! We will be grilling up Zucchini at our farm from 3:30pm-5 pm so you can share in the...

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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.