Delaware Urban Farm and Food Coalition


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

Who is the Delaware Urban Farm and Food Coalition?

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

Ann Mattingly, Director of Programs, the Delaware Center for Horticulture,, (302) 658-6262

Carrie Murphy, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension Educator,, (302) 831-COOP

Interested in joining?  Delaware Urban Farm and Food Coalition Membership Form

All are welcome to attend our quarterly meeting.  This year’s quarterly meeting schedule will be announced in early January, 2019.

Save the Date!  DEUFFC’s Urban Agriculture Session during Delaware Ag Week, at the Delaware Center for Horticulture, 1810 N Dupont St, Wilmington, DE 19806, on Thursday, January 17th, 6-8 pm (networking and refreshments begins at 5 pm).

DEUFFC Facebook Page


***NEW*** A New Approach to Companion Planting:  Adding Diversity to the Garden

Community Garden Start Up Guide

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

Suggested Vegetables for the Home Garden

Suggested Garden Plan/Planting Dates for a  Home Vegetable Garden- 1

Suggested Garden Plan/Planting Dates for a Home Vegetable Garden- 2 

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; Connecting Healthy Farms to Healthy Delawareans:  A Farm and Food Report