Category Archives: Pie Ranch

7.14.16-PieRanch-BEETS_IMG_20160714_180045104_HDR Lettuce Turnip For Justice!

August 27th, 2016

Written by Melissa Tang, BEETS Program Manager What exactly is food? If food doesn’t nurture you as a person then it’s really not food. Yet there’s a lot of things being sold in grocery and corner stores that claim to be food but have no nourishment. That’s why the BEETS have been eagerly waiting for … Continue reading Lettuce Turnip For Justice!

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7.16.16-Alemany-YouthSummit_IMG_6876 Youth Summit at Alemany Farm

July 17th, 2016

On Saturday, July 16, 2016 CommunityGrows hosted a youth day for urban agriculture for Bay Area teens at Alemany Farm. These eco-literacy teen groups included Pie Ranch, Friends of the Urban Forest, Literacy for Environmental Justice (LEJ), Urban Sprouts, and the Cultural Conservancy. They came together to celebrate each other’s work, and discuss their hopes, … Continue reading Youth Summit at Alemany Farm

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2.19.15-BEETS-PieRanch_IMG_20150219_125002650_TOP BEETS go to Pie Ranch!

March 1st, 2015

On Thursday, February 19, 2015 our Spring BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) took a trip to Pie Ranch is Pescadero, California. Here are some notes from the day, written by Melissa Tang, our CommunityGrows BEETS Program Manager: “I liked eating pie and learning about the different processes used in the farm!” – … Continue reading BEETS go to Pie Ranch!

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