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CSA Subscriptions Available from Seattle P-Patch Market Gardens

The Seattle P-Patch Market Gardens CSA (community-supported agriculture) program is accepting subscribers for its farm-fresh organic produce. Beginning in June, each week subscribers will receive up to 15 items of organic seasonal produce grown at the NewHolly and High Point Seattle Market Gardens, a Seattle Department of Neighborhoods program that helps to establish healthy communities […]

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Volunteers help Beacon Food Forest take shape

More than 100 volunteers showed up to get their hands dirty this past weekend at the Beacon Food Forest.  Click here to view photos of the day.

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Last chance to visit New Holly and High Point Farm Stands

This week will be your last chance of the season to visit High Point and NewHolly Farm Stands. High Point Farm Stand’s last day is on Wednesday and the NewHolly Farm Stand’s last day is this Friday.  The hours of operation are 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. So come on down, visit the bountiful gardens, […]

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28 new or expanded community gardens made possible through 2008 Parks and Green Spaces Levy, community support

In late August, Mayor McGinn announced the growth of our P-Patch Community Gardening Program with an increase of 20 new or expanded P-Patch gardens over the past four years, with another eight gardens in the works. This growth is a result of funding from the 2008 Parks and Green Spaces Levy, which originally provided $2 […]

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UpGarden P-Patch – Q13 Shares its Story

Tim Joyce of Q13 tells the story of UpGarden P-Patch at Seattle Center and what makes it a success for the community.

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KPLU reports on the American Community Gardening Association Conference

The American Community Gardening Association Conference took place this past weekend here in Seattle.  Click here to read and listen to KPLU’s report.

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American Community Gardening Association Conference gets underway tomorrow

The conference runs from August 8 – 11 at the University of Washington; Gould Hall is Conference Center SCHEDULE: Details on each day’s activities can be found here. Themes of the conference include: Horticulture, permaculture, and city livestock Health, prevention and therapy Garden/farm to table to compost to garden/farm Cultural, social, and environmental justice Policy, […]

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Gorgeous photo by Seattle Times highlighting High Point Market Gardener

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Visit the NewHolly and High Point Farm Stands for Fresh Organic Produce

The High Point and NewHolly Farm Stands are open offering fresh organic produce picked right from the P-Patch Market Gardens. Fresh right now are carrots, leafy vegetables, zucchini,  green beans, potatoes, bok choy, and beets, to name a few. The hours of operation are 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. So come on down, visit the […]

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KOMO News features our Market Garden Farm Stands

KOMO News reports on the opening of our High Point and NewHolly Market Garden farm stands. We hope you’ll stop by from 4 – 7 p.m. at High Point on Wednesdays and NewHolly on Fridays. http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Christmas-in-July-provides-fresh-produce-for-low-income-families-215461291.html?tab=video&c=y#comments

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