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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

The Maple Syrup Festival is March 24!

Alexa Fiszer Lead Environmental Educator Winter is ending and Spring is near, it's maple sugaring time, the best time of the year! It has been an amazing winter season for children's and community programs, and

Farming for farmers by farmers

By Kimball Cartwright, Director of Development Mark Palladino - Irrigation Systems for Small Farms Training (at Common Ground in 2017) “After air and water, our relationship with food is the most important relationship

FILLED- Common Ground seeks Development Associate, Events and Communications

Organization Overview Common Ground is a center for environmental learning and leadership in New Haven, Connecticut where a diverse community of children, young people, and adults cultivate habits of healthy living and sustainable environmental practice.