Thanks to all of you and IKEA co-workers, City Slicker Farms WON the $10,000 in IKEA Products, Services And In-Kind Donations From IKEA Emeryville! We are so thrilled and so grateful to you all for voting for us. We can't wait to design with IKEA and then show you the pictures and invite you over when we're done.
West Oakland’s Leaded Landscape: Making Tough Choices
By Alison Fischman, Backyard Garden Coordinator
City Slicker Farms Breaks Ground on
West Oakland Urban Farm and Park
1.4 Acre Innovative Project Will Provide Food and Community Resources
as Vacant Lot Is Transformed into Nourishing Community Space
February 1, 2013 (Oakland, CA) – City Slicker Farms, a non-profit urban farming organization based in West Oakland, yesterday held a ground breaking ceremony to begin development of a new Urban Farm and Park, which was conceived in collaboration with the West Oakland community. What began in 2010 as a seed of hope is now coming to fruition following City Slicker Farms’ purchase of a vacant lot at the turn of 2013.
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Innovative West Oakland Urban Farm and Park
1.4 Acre Farm and Park Will Provide Food and Community Resources
as Vacant Industrial Lot Is Transformed into Nourishing Community Space
My name is Ale’ah. I’m 16 and a Youth Intern with City Slicker Farms, and have been for two years now. I am writing this holiday season to tell you about my experience as a part of the Youth Crew and how that’s helped to shape my future.
Backyard gardener and mother, Gina Gold, shares her story with us and her family's favorite kale recipe
My name is Gina and I am a backyard gardener. Adesina here is a backyard garden mentor with City Slicker Farms. We’re writing to tell you why we care so much about being a part of City Slicker Farms and their Backyard Garden Program.
It was ten years ago that City Slicker Farms first sprouted. Over the past decade, we’ve worked with so many amazing people.
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