You know what’s in the box, but what’s going down on the farm? A lot. And we at Buffalo Street Farm and City Commons want to fill you in on some happenings and thank all of our members for their season long support that helps us realize our passion for providing fresh, local, organically grown […]
Don’t miss a chance to tour some of Detroit’s many urban farms! City Common’s own Buffalo Street Farm will be the first stop on the North route of the tour. Come see our farm and meet the farmers (and plants) that have been growing your food! The tour has only gained popularity over the […]
Buffalo Street Farm has received a grant from Charter One Bank to buy more land and expand the operation. You can read more about the program and other recipients in the Free Press
City Commons will be participating in a pop-up Artisan and Farmers Market this Saturday from noon until 4 at Detroit Farm and Garden and 555 Gallery (1759 21st Street) Stop by to buy some extra vegetables and say hey.
While there are many aspects of farming in the city that are no different from farming in the country (for instance dealing with pests, having to worry about irrigating crops, weeding, and harvesting to name a few), there are some differences that urban farmers face. The most obvious one being that in an urban environment […]