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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Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 1

September 27, 2018 6:00 pm

Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 1

This is a two-part workshop where participants learn how to increase the production of your garden space with successful succession planting by...

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Braddock Farms Harvest Festival

September 29, 2018 2:00 pm

Braddock Farms Harvest Festival

Join us at Braddock Farms for an end of season celebration of this season’s bounty and all of those who made it possible! Go on a farm tour...

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Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 2

October 4, 2018 6:00 pm

Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 2

This is a two-part workshop where participants learn how to increase the production of your garden space with successful succession planting by...

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GRC Autumn Celebration

October 27, 2018 2:00 pm

GRC Autumn Celebration

GRC users, advisory board members, volunteers, and community gardeners alike, join us for a celebration of another great GRC season and all of the...

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Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 1

September 27, 2018 6:00 pm

Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 1

This is a two-part workshop where participants learn how to increase the production of your garden space with successful succession planting by efficient use of space and timing. Manage crop rotation throughout the season to get the most out of...

Read more
Braddock Farms Harvest Festival

September 29, 2018 2:00 pm

Braddock Farms Harvest Festival

Join us at Braddock Farms for an end of season celebration of this season’s bounty and all of those who made it possible! Go on a farm tour, compete in the Farm Olympics, try your hand at pumpkin painting and corn husk dolls, get your face...

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Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 2

October 4, 2018 6:00 pm

Getting the Most Out of Your Garden: Succession Planting and Season Extension, PART 2

This is a two-part workshop where participants learn how to increase the production of your garden space with successful succession planting by efficient use of space and timing. Manage crop rotation throughout the season to get the most out of...

Read more
GRC Autumn Celebration

October 27, 2018 2:00 pm

GRC Autumn Celebration

GRC users, advisory board members, volunteers, and community gardeners alike, join us for a celebration of another great GRC season and all of the people that helped to make it successful!  The Community Garden Network will have a Garlic Planting...

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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.