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Farm Field Trips and School Visits

ECO farmers have been busy this winter, caring for the farm and sharing its bounty with eager elementary students.  Capitol Hill Day School visited the farm in December for a hands on day of farm education.  They learned all about compost, tasted vegetables from the hoop houses and observed our red wiggler worms in action.      The farm tour explained …

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 …