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Garrison-Trotter Urban Farm GroundBreaking Ceremony 7/11/14



The Garrison-Trotter Farm is the first urban farm opening following the passage of Boston's Right to Farm Statute (Article 89).  A moment of proud celebration, especially for the UFI - Urban Farming Institute, Mayor Walsh will lead the groundbreaking ceremonies on Friday, July 11, 2014.  Don't miss this important event.



Event
Groundbreaking Ceremony
The Garrison-Trotter Farm
Date
Friday, July 11, 2014
Time
5 pm to 7:30 pm
Location
Garrison-Trotter Farm
225 Harold Street
Roxbury
More Info
RSVP pspence.ufi@gmail.com
or call 617.680.5378
Garrison-Trotter Farm




The Urban Farming Institute along with Boston Mayor Martin Walsh will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for its newest urban farm site .

The Garrison – Trotter farm
225 Harold Street, Roxbury, MA
Friday, July 11 at 1 PM.

Urban Farming Photo Collage

Boston's newest urban farm site – the Garrison – Trotter farm - is named after William Lloyd Garrison and William Monroe Trotter. This is the first urban farm site launched in Boston since the passage of the Right to Farm Statute known as Article 89.

This event is sponsored by the Urban Farming Institute of Boston in partnership with City of Boston Department of Neighborhood Development, the Trust for Public Land and the Dudley Neighborhood Initiative.

The Urban Farming Institute is proudly supported by the Kendall Foundation, Eos Foundation, Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources, Citizens Bank Foundation, Project Bread, Merck Family Fund, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation.





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Posted: July 9, 2014    Nancy J Conrad

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