Author Archives: Antonio Hernandez

Food Day 2013

ECO City’s Food Day celebration was bigger and better than ever! Thank you to all our partners who came out to exhibit and support – as well as all of our families and fans! Port Towns Community Partnership, End Time Harvest Ministries/Port Towns Youth Council, Riverdale Farmers Market Joe’s Movement Emporium, UMD Extension Program, Maryland-National …

Port Towns Day 2013

This past weekend, our Technical Advisor, Benny, as well as Gül from the Maryland National Capital Parks and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), represented ECO City at the 17th Annual Port Towns Day. Hosted by the towns of Bladensburg, Colmar Manor, Cottage City and Edmonston, the event attracted hundreds of people from all over the area for a day of …

Fall 2013 Urban Farming Class – Recap

ECO City partnered with nearby Prince George’s Community College (PGCC) to host the fall Urban Agriculture class. The intensive course – 22 hours held over three days – gave students a broad from composting and seeding, to marketing and building a hoop house. Below are photos from the second day of the course. Christian led the morning …