Category Archives: Healthy / Fresh Food Access

2014 Adopt-A-Lot Season

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This year 74 city-owned vacant properties were beautified by Newark residents and community members. By voluntarily caring for these city lots for one year, participants of the Adopt-A-Lot program have contributed to the revitalization of Newark’s neighborhoods. The program provides a … Continue reading

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2013 Farmers’ Market Season Results

During the 2013 farmers’ market season, the Nourishing Newark Farmers Market Initiative promoted the markets as additional locations for fresh food access in Newark. In August, market coordinators, a community health worker, and the City of Newark’s Office of Sustainability’s … Continue reading

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Second weekend for volunteering, visiting and shopping at the farm 9am-3pm & Shop at the Farmstand!

Join us at Newark’s largest urban farm September 28 for our volunteer day to see what we’re growing, harvesting, and tending.  Bring close-toed shoes and some water to 446 Hawthorne Avenue. You can come by NJ Transit bus 13 and … Continue reading

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Green Week – Tree Giveaway and Greenstreets Presentation

August 10, 2013  

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Join us at the Farm for our Volunteer Day Tomorrow 7/13

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