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Ride4ECO May 3rd 2014

Thank you to all those who came out to the Ride4ECO and Open House on Saturday, May 3rd. It all started with a fun 5 mile bike ride from the University of Maryland to the farm in Edmonston.  We had over forty riders join! Bikers and visitors then converged at the farm for tours, smoothies made from our famous smoothie bikes and a silent auction. All …

Urban Agriculture Class – Spring 2014

Thank you to all the students (and now graduates of) our Spring 2014 Intensive Urban Agriculture class. Over the three-day course held the first weekend of April, students, both veteran farmers and novice gardeners alike, learned everything from soil management and garden maintenance to marketing and seed planning. As shown in the photos above (click …

Autumn Woods Farm Update March 2014

ECO City Farms hosted a successful public meeting at the Emerson House in early February, we presented our plans for the Bladensburg Farm and had an open dialogue with members of the public, as well as, town administrators. Our after school program with the Magic Johnson Center has continued through the winter, members of our staff have prepared different …