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Youth Farm and MPS Nutrition Services announce AmeriCorps Vista position

Youth Farm and Minneapolis Public Schools Culinary & Nutrition Services are pleased to be co-hosting an AmeriCorps Vista for one year, starting in June 2014.  All are welcome to apply.  To learn more and apply for the position through the AmeriCorps website, visit: The two organizations have complementary missions – Youth Farm’s is to grow youth leaders through hands-on urban […]

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All Stars in Frogtown made a guest appearance in the kitchen at St Paul College.  Chef Dan and the culinary arts students taught All Stars about fresh pasta.  All Stars brought some new ideas to traditional pasta shapes, and topped their pastas with tomato sauce and Alfredo sauce.  Thanks to St Paul College, Chef Nathan, […]

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Baker Open House – Community Input Needed – Swimming, Sledding, Fun!

Today, Saturday February 1st, St. Paul Public Schools (SPPS) and the Friends and Amigos of Baker are sponsoring a community Open House at Baker Center, 209 W. Page Street 55107.  There will be swimming, sledding, seed starting workshops hosted by Growing West Side,  and Greenhouse tours given by Youth Farm. The Community Education department of […]

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Youth Farm Receives “Homegrown Hero Award” from City of Minneapolis Homegrown Food Council

Youth Farm was honored to be presented with the 2013 Homegrown Hero Award last night at the Homegrown Minneapolis Annual Open House. We are humbled to receive this award with so much great work going on around the city. Huge thanks to the Homegrown Minneapolis Food Council, Mayor RT Rybak and Megan O’Hara, all our […]

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We Back Birchwood Cafe. Support Good Real Food

Sometimes in the nonprofit world, it can be easy to overlook the role we have in not just being the recipients of support, but the important role we have in supporting other organizations and businesses, particularly those partners who have been alongside us for many years. Now is one of those times. Birchwood Cafe and […]

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2013 Powderhorn Empty Bowls Fundraiser

Every year for almost a decade Youth Farmers help with the Powderhorn Empty Bowls fundraiser which supports local community organizations that help members of our community access quality healthy foods. November 1st we had Farm Stewards, Project LEAD, and Allstars come out to help make this amazing event possible. From counting the number of people […]

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