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ONE 6 LIVE IN HUNGER

IN AMERICANS

THAT’S 50 MILLION

DID YOU KNOW ?

WWII, 20 MILLION LIVING IN FOOD INSECURITY. DURING AMERICANS PLANTED VICTORY GARDENS 15.5 MILLION CHILDREN

LACKING SUFFIENT NUTRIENTS

FOR HEALTHY PHYSICAL AND

COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT

IN THEIR OWN BACKYARDS. THEY GREW OF THE NATION’S PRODUCE SUPPLY.

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HOW FAR DID YOUR

FOOD TRAVEL?

WHAT IF EVERYONE’S WAS?

WHAT IF EVERYONE HAD ACCESS TO LOCAL, HEALTHY, COMMUNITY-PLANTED, DELICIOUS,

SIMPLY GOOD FOOD?

IT COULD BE

THOUSANDS

OF MILES

BUT WHAT IF YOUR FOOD

WAS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER?


IMAGINE

A CITY WITHOUT HUNGER A MORE BEAUTIFUL CITY

A H E A LT H I E R C I T Y

A SELF-SUSTAINING CITY EMPOWERED BY THE COMMUNITY.

ENTER: URBAN FARMING

TO BRING IT ALL TOGETHER,

IT STARTS WITH A SEED.


OUR MISSION

To create an abundance of food for people in need by planting, supporting and encouraging the establishment of gardens on unused land and space while increasing diversity, raising awareness for health and wellness, inspiring and educating youth, adults and seniors to create an economically sustainable system to uplift communities around the globe.

PHILADELPHIA

LOS ANGELES

CHICAGO

ST. LOUIS

TAMPA

DETROIT

BOSTON

MINNEAPOLIS

NEW YORK

PHOENIX

SEATTLE

DENVER

WHAT WE DO URBAN FARMING works with various low-income communities primarily in the inner city to plant organic produce on unused land and grow food to battle hunger, while also providing educational programs and workshops on health, nutrition, literacy, garden maintenance, and community building.


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SEEDS OF CHANGE: PUTTING THE POWER IN THE PEOPLE’S HANDS free seed packets

urban community unfolds into mini-poster to

THE BIG IDEA

educate maintain sustain share + reuse seeds

plant + harvest + feed


GrOW A RADISH

PACKET + POSTER DESIGN

GROW CABBAGE

GROW A GROW SQUASH BEANS VARIETY OF SEED PACKETS + SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONS

MINI-POSTER SERIES GETTING STARTED URBAN FARMING BASICS COMMUNITY GARDENS NEAR YOU WHY GO ORGANIC?

DONATE TO A FOOD SHELTER EAT LOCAL! HOW TO EAT HEALTHIER LOCAL RESOURCES


GrOW A RADISH

HOW TO GROW PLANT A NEW ROUND EVERY 2 WEEKS

SEEDLINGS EMERGE 3-10 DAYS

PLANT 1/2” INTO SOIL 1-3” APART PARTIAL SUNLIGHT

WATER 1 IN. EVERY WEEK

MATURES IN 20-40 DAYS HARVEST IN 1-2 WEEKS


brought to you by

urbanfarming.org

READY TO START?


Grow a Revolution