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“To grow your own food gives you power and dignity. You know exactly what you’re eating because you grew it. It’s good, it’s nourishing and you did this for yourself, your family and your community.” – Karen Washington, Urban Food System Leader, Bronx NYC

Recent Blog Posts About the Farm

Now Accepting Applications for our Urban Farming Internship, 2017 Season

Common Ground is home to a charter high school and a nonprofit urban farm and environmental education center. The site includes 20 acres of forested hiking trails, wildlife and diverse natural habitats, and a working

Meet Our New Farm Director, Deborah Greig

By Deborah Greig Farm Director When I was first learning to farm, I met a seasoned farmer who gave me some advice: Even if you’ve been farming for thirty years, you’ve only really done it

Another Bountiful Season with the Mobile Market

By Jess Zielinski Mobile Market Manager This week, New Haven's mobile farm market makes its last round of stops for the growing season. Fall is here, and with it comes one final reconfiguration of the mobile market