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Calling all farmers and farm programs!!

Urbandale Farm has been a successful model of urban agriculture for the past eight years, and, due to changes in the food system landscape in Lansing, we seek a new vision for the next phase of the farm’s operation. The … Continue reading

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Thank you!

The Lansing Urban Farm Project would like to thank Rathbun Insurance for their $655 donation via their “Quotes for a Cause” program. Great community partners make our work possible.

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Our 3rd annual Harvest Gala

Urbandale Farm is celebrating its ninth growing season in Lansing and its eighth cohort of urban farm apprentices. Join us at the farm from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, rain or shine, for an evening of … Continue reading

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2018 apprenticeships

Greetings Friends of Urbandale Farm and the Lansing Urban Farm Project, We are now in the process of recruiting for our 2018 cohort of farm apprentices. As in past years, this is a 6-month, hands-on program of training in urban … Continue reading

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Harvest Gala Fundraiser

Urbandale Farm is celebrating its eighth growing season in Lansing and its seventh cohort of urban farm apprentices. Join us from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, September 16, rain or shine, for an evening of music, beer and … Continue reading

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Tomato Festival

Join us for Urbandale Farm’s annual Tomato Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 26. There will be tomato tasting, tomato games, tomato facts, tomato art, fried green tomatoes and, of course, lots of green tomatoes for … Continue reading

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Welcome to our 2017 apprentices

Sean Heenan I grew up in rural Mason. For the last 19 years, I have worked as a foreign car mechanic. At Urbandale Farm, I hope to learn skills and practices that will lead me to a new career in … Continue reading

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