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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

July Recipe of the Month: Shredded Beet and Kale Salad

Prep Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes Servings: 6 servings Author: Krissy Allori Ingredients   1 bunch of kale stems removed and leaves sliced thinly 5 small or 2 large red beets, peeled and grated 1 red onion peeled and sliced paper thin  1/4 teaspoon sea salt

The Mobile Market is open for business (and in the news!)

Thomas Chu & Stephen Stanley II Mobile Market The Mobile Market is open for business!!! This is Stephen and Tom reporting from the Mobile Market’s first day! It was Tuesday July 10, and

The Summer Farm and Garden Institute is June 23rd!

Suzannah Holsenbeck Schoolyards Manager Stop by Common Ground Saturday, June 23rd and you will find teachers, farmers, childcare providers, backyard gardeners, community members, school garden coordinators and Common Ground staff spread out around campus, learning