Tea Towels: the backstory

Tea Towels: the backstory

Pretty in love with these tea towels, won’t deny it! Last fall, we were lucky to get a small grant from Credit Union Atlantic through their Community Investment Grant Program. We wanted to make some nice merchandise for the farm, and this allowed us the start-up...
Market Bags: the backstory

Market Bags: the backstory

Check our new canvas bags! They’re pretty cute, and they have a good story.  They’ve been touched by many loving hands along the way. Last fall, we were lucky to get a small grant from Credit Union Atlantic through their Community Investment Grant Program....

Mid-Season Survey

Every year we send around a survey to get information from the farm users.  How are doing?  Are we doing what we’ve been funded to do? Please, take a moment to fill out a survey if you are a farm user.  Will only take a few minutes (its only one page, 17...
Pop Up Dinner & Brunch

Pop Up Dinner & Brunch

Lock & Key is hosting two gourmet pop-up meals at Common Roots Urban Farm.  Yum! Join this fabulous food team for dinner on Saturday August 5th, or brunch of Sunday August 6th. Only 16 people per meal, using food from the farm. Read more here, and get...
Barrier Busting with Rick Hansen

Barrier Busting with Rick Hansen

Have you seen these beautiful new raised beds going into the paved area around the Arbour at the farm? We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that the Common Roots Urban Farm Healing Garden has been awarded a Barrier Buster grant for $28,855, from the Rick Hansen...