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    • Mary Seton Corboy | credit: Jennifer Kourkounis
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Remembering Greensgrow's Mary Seton Corboy: Grower of food, flowers, neighborhoods

In the pantheon of urban agriculture, few stand taller here than Mary Seton Corboy, founder and Chief Idea Officer of Philadelphia’s Greensgrow, a 19-year old trailblazing urban farm on East…

    • Greensgrow, inside (2011) | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr group
    • The West Philadelphia Fresh Food Hub will start selling groceries on the streets of West Philly this spring. | courtesy of Ryan Kuck
Eyes on the Street

West Philadelphia Fresh Food Hub to launch this April

This April Preston’s Paradise and Greensgrow Farms plan to launch the West Philadelphia Fresh Food Hub, a mobile grocery store that will serve Lancaster Avenue and the surrounding communities. “Preston’s Paradise…

    • Greensgrow | Shrimpcracker, Flickr
Eyes on the Street

Greensgrow's Mary Seton Corboy wins sustainable ag award

Since sprouting its first lettuces in 1997 on the site of a former galvanizing plant, Greensgrow Farms has grown into an urban agriculture powerhouse that is often citied as a national model. And…

Greensgrow Farms Awarded "Sustainable Business of the Year"

Greensgrow Farms was honored with the "Sustainable Business of the Year" Award on November 18th at the 28th annual Excellence Awards. This urban farm began in 1997, sprouting from an idea…

Art classes at Greensgrow Farms

The Greensgrow Farms offers an art class on Saturdays from 1-3 p.m. with instructional tips from artist Deirdre Burns in creating your own style and techniques.  Around the Greensgrow greenhouse you…

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