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.
- Combating Food Insecurity
- Helping the Environment
- Eliminating Food Deserts
- Tackling Poor Nutrition Habits
- Helping Families Save Money
- Creating a Sense of Place
September 29, 2021 4:30 pm
Join Grow Pittsburgh’s School Gardens team to learn about how horticultural therapy techniques can be used in your school garden spaces. About this event We will discuss social emotional learning in the garden, mindfulness and breathing...Read more
October 13, 2021 3:00 pm
Join us for the 4th annual Shiloh Farm open house! Farm stand customers and community members of all ages are welcome to join Farmers Hanna and Silvan for an evening of free, farm fun. No need to register, just drop by the farm at the corner of...Read more
October 16, 2021 10:00 am
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...Read more
October 20, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructors: Csilla Thackray of Churchview Farm, Hanna Mosca of Grow Pittsburgh, and Tara Rockacy of Churchview Farm. Now that you have been harvesting from your garden & trying new veggies from the farmer’s markets, come learn about...Read more