Delaware Urban Farm and Food Coalition

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The Delaware Urban Farm & Food Coalition (DEUFFC) expands the growing of fruits and vegetables in urban areas of northern Delaware, improves access to healthy foods for those who don’t have wide access, and provides information regarding healthy eating.

Read more about the DEUFFC and Urban Agriculture

Become a member of DEUFFC

 

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SAVE THE DATE

Feel the pulse of Delaware’s urban agriculture community!  In this Delaware Ag Week session engage in discussion focused on local school and community garden, urban farming, and corner store efforts; learn more about the DEUFFC and network with members and partners; connect to projects and initiatives and learn how to get involved; and, enjoy local food and drink.

Thursday, January 12, 2017, 6-8 pm

Networking and refreshments starting at 5 pm

The Delaware Center for Horticulture

1810 N DuPont St, Wilmington, DE 19806

Registration will be available soon.  For more information contact Carrie Murphy, Extension Educator, cjmurphy@udel.edu or (302) 831-COOP


To learn more and/or to become a member of the DEUFFC contact:

Ann Mattingly, Director of Programs, the Delaware Center for Horticulture, amattingly@thedch.org, (302) 658-6262

Carrie Murphy, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension Educator, cjmurphy@udel.edu, (302) 831-COOP

DEUFFC membership form

Membership Directory coming soon


ADDITIONAL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION AND DEUFFC URBAN AGRICULTURE RESOURCES

Map of community and school gardens, and urban farms in New Castle County

Suggested Vegetables for the Home Gardens

Raised Bed Gardening

Community and School Garden Checklist

Start Composting Today

Humus Fact Sheet

Beginning Farmer Training Program

USDA’s Urban Agriculture Toolkit is finally here! USDA has a new urban agriculture webpage hosted on the recently updated Know Your Farmer Know Your Food website. To access the Toolkit as well as additional information from USDA on urban agriculture and local and regional food systems click on the above link.

More:  USDA People’s Garden  ; Farm to School  ; Healthy Foods for Healthy Kids  ; Food Bank of Delaware ; DDA Farmer’s Markets

DEUFFC Facebook Page