Urban gardens and farms alleviate food insecurity in Atlanta

In the heart of Atlanta, a grassroots movement emerged as concern over food access increased for those living in underserved communities.  With one out of every eight Georgians estimated to struggle with food insecurity, metro Atlanta is home to more than 150 gardens and 40 to 50 farms all growing produce. They all serve as vital sources […]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer Awareness

Metro Atlanta Urban Farm supports the national efforts of Breast Cancer awareness month. We encourage our community to be proactive about your health. For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, pink ribbons and activities help to bring to the forefront our awareness of Breast Cancer and a shared national conversation. 1 in 8 women in the United […]

Improving Science through Community-Led Research 

Understanding the Impact of Equitable Collaborations between Science Institutions and Community-Based Organizations: Improving Science through Community-Led Research Read the article here https://academic.oup.com/bioscience/article/72/6/585/6541342

A backyard farm in College Park offers its neighbors fresh, free food

Tucked away off Main Street in College Park, not far from the train tracksthat runthrough the city a few miles south of Atlanta, is a three-story Victorian home with a wraparound porch and narrow driveway. A few times a month an unassuming “free food” signis posted out front. The driveway leads to a backyard agricultural […]

Giving Tuesday 2022

How can you donate to a Top 10 CNN Hero?  –You may DONATE directly to GoFundMe at:  Top 10 CNN Heroes: $500,000 Subaru Match, https://www.gofundme.com/c/act/top-10-cnn-heroes. Subaru will be matching donations to all the 2022 Top 10 CNN Heroes up to $50,000 per hero. Donation matching starts on Tuesday, Nov.29 (“Giving Tuesday”) at 8:00 AM ET […]

“Naturally Grown Fresh Produce Is Here At The Farm”

Vine Ripe tomatoes, red okra, heirloom cucumbers, lemon cucumbers, hot banana peppers, bell pepper, green tomatoes, chives, beets, carrots, beans, squash and peas are being harvested daily at the farm. Stop by and ask for Charles or Bobby.

Metro Atlanta Urban Farm Says “Thank You!”

Metro Atlanta Urban Farm (MAUF) is thankful to the community for the overwhelming support that you give to us. Because of each of you and your generous donations, large or small, we are able to provide a continuous flow of much-needed nutritious fruit, vegetables,other staple foods and services to the communities that we have been […]