Common Good City Farm

Common Good City Farm's programs provide hands-on training in food production, healthy eating and environmental sustainability. The Farm itself serves as a demonstration site to individuals, organizations and government agencies in the DC Metro area. The site and programs integrate people of all ages, classes and races to create vibrant and safe communities. Youth Education programs at Common Good City Farm include an after school program for neighborhood youth, field trips for DC area schools, a Youth Employment Program for high school students, and in-class lessons on farming and food. View the "Youth Education" section of the website for details on programs. The farm also offers an Herbal Apprenticeship Program designed to enhance herbal knowledge and experience. Apprentices will gain hands-on experience while working with approximately fifty different herbs in the farm’s medicinal herb bed. 

Contact Info
Address: 334 V St. NW, Washington, DC 20001. District of Columbia County. Tel: 202-559-7513. Email: info@commongoodcityfarm.org. Website: www.nvrpa.org/park/meadowlark_botanical_gardens. Hrs: Vary.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Free.

SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science.