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“To grow your own food gives you power and dignity. You know exactly what you’re eating because you grew it. It’s good, it’s nourishing and you did this for yourself, your family and your community.” – Karen Washington, Urban Food System Leader, Bronx NYC

Recent Blog Posts About the Farm

Executive Director Reflections – September 2019

by Monica Maccera Filppu, Executive Director Transitions are hard. They take you out of your comfort zone and throw off your balance. I’m reminded of this every fall, when the new school year starts and

The Mobile Market is Back!

By Halima Flynn, Development Associate Alonzo gets help selecting his scallions. In 2012 a team of Common Ground high school seniors focused their senior project on food insecurity for the elderly.  After surveying

It’s Spring! And it’s time to Re-Awaken your Garden

By Halima Flynn, Development Associate for Special Events and Communications Spring is Here!! And that means it’s time for Common Ground’s Annual Seedling sale!  Common Ground grows nearly 10,000 lbs of fresh produce annually, including