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Urban Agriculture Certificate Program

Register Now for our  Intensive Introduction to Urban Commercial Agriculture offered by ECO City Farms and Prince George’s County Community College, held April 5-7.    Taught by the hard-working, experienced farmers at ECO City Farms, this very intensive weekend hands-on course will provide you with the sustainable strategies  to plan and design …

Join us for the Winter Farming Lecture Series and Permiculture Certification Course!

Winter Farming Lecture Series January – February 2013 Join us for a journey through winter farming with some of our areas most skilled farmers! Our Winter Farming Lecture Series will be held on four Saturdays. Dates: January 12 – Accokeek Foundation’s Ecosystem Farm – Accokeek, Maryland January 26 – Even’ Star Organic Farm – Lexington …

Fruit Trees and Hugelkultur

Check out this explanation of the big mound in front of the hoophouses, written by Elizabeth for the August volunteer newsletter: “Some new developments have included planting of more natural pollinating plants at the front of Hoop House 3, maintaining the fruit trees as they continue to prosper and the delivery of long awaited wood chips and …