Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018
Learn to grow your own mushrooms at home!
You’ll leave this workshop with your own mushroom log, inoculated (seeded but with mushrooms) with Shiitake, which will be ready to start fruiting in six months. Plus, you’ll have the … read more
Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018
It’s winter on our urban farm, but we’re already looking forward to an exciting summer!
During the summer at SEEDS, youth (rising 1st-5th grade) spend their days in the garden and kitchen, gaining hands-on experience growing, cooking, and … read more
Sunday, Jan 21, 2018
Learn how to create fruit trees that grow multiple varieties, and introduce new fruit options to a crowded yard! This free, educational workshop includes a grafting demonstration and tips for successful plant combinations. (Grafting is the process of … read more
Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017
Join us for an Open House and learn more about our SEEDlings After-School Enrichment Program!
Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 4-6pm
Drop in or stay awhile! Tour our garden, meet the chickens, and sample a cooking activity.
SEEDlings is … read more
Friday, Dec 15, 2017
In 2018, make a resolution to grow your OWN FOOD!
Saturday, January 6, 9am-2pm
At SEEDS, 706 Gilbert Street
Ring in the New Year with us. Learn about SEEDS’ growth and take home a FREE packet of seeds! … read more
Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017
Each week, we’re growing, cooking, and sharing food – and last week was all about spinach!
On Tuesday, the SEEDlings harvested bunches of the nutritious green. On Wednesday, they cooked it into saag and prepared fresh naan with … read more
Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017
It’s fall in the garden and kitchen!
This week, our SEEDlings harvested sweet potatoes from the garden and cooked up this delicious and nutritious recipe in the kitchen, using both the root and the greens from the … read more
Friday, Oct 27, 2017
If you’ve walked through our garden recently, you’ve likely seen a transformation in progress. Thanks to many volunteers this fall, the space near the Chicken Castle is becoming “The Farm Terrace.”
Once completed, the Farm Terrace will consist … read more
Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017
In September, Sumi Dutta joined SEEDS as our Chef Educator. On weekday afternoons, you can find Sumi in the SEEDS kitchen, leading seed-to-table cooking classes with our SEEDlings students.
Sumi is a social justice educator, writer, and herbalist … read more
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017
We are thrilled to announce that Trevor Hyde has joined the SEEDS team as our Garden Manager and Educator.
Trevor believes that we can change the world through food and our interaction with nature, and that teaching youth … read more
Thursday, Aug 24, 2017
To the SEEDS Community,
Over the last few weeks, we have watched a system of oppression come to the surface for all to see. It has been a sobering and disheartening time.
At SEEDS we believe in the … read more
Thursday, Aug 3, 2017
The first day at a new job is always exhilarating.
In June, on my first day at SEEDS, I awaited parents eager to drop their kids off for the first day of summer camp. I stood in the … read more
Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017
Nearly six weeks of summer camp have come and gone, and the time has flown! Campers have gotten their hands dirty in the garden, and gained skills in the kitchen.
Students are buzzing around the garden, exploring different … read more
Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017
Volunteers keep our garden growing strong. Back by popular demand, we’ve kicked off Saturday morning volunteering again! Join us for a rewarding weekend morning, Saturdays from 9:00am-12:00pm.
If you have weekday availability, we’d love to have you lend … read more
Friday, Jun 9, 2017
Many thanks to outgoing board chair, Wil Weldon, for his outstanding service to SEEDS!
Kim Blair, Director of Community Relations at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, will take over as the Chair … read more