News, Events and Reports

See below for upcoming events, news articles, and our annual report (published in the late winter).

Vote for Improvements at Potrero del Sol Community Garden Every Day Through April 30

Potrero del Sol Community Garden has been nominated to receive funding for the Parks Build Community initiative which kicked off on April 1st. The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) is collaborating with The Walt Disney Company to help revitalize parks across the country including parks here in San Francisco. Every day … Continue reading

Urban Ag Academy

Grow it, Preserve it, Love it! SF County Fair Building, 9th and Irving, Saturday, September 12, 2015, 11:30a-5pm Join the Urban Agriculture Program and partners for Urban Ag Academy: Grow It, Preserve It, Love It! This one-day event will feature demonstration classes on gardening and garden-infrastructure, workshops on fermenting and … Continue reading

Free Fall Classes at GGP CommUNITY Garden

Just announced: Free fall classes at the city’s largest community garden, the Golden Gate Park CommUNITY Garden, including Pollinators in San Francisco, Integrated Pest Management for Your Garden and Composting & Vermicomposting.  All classes are 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  RSVP to rpd.urbanag@sfgov.org September 13, 2014 –Pollinators in San Francisco: … Continue reading

We are excited to announce the re launch of Urban Agriculture Resource Centers!

Please join us on Sunday, December 11th from 10am-1pm at the Golden Gate Park CommUNITY Garden at 780 Frederick Street. BYO Bucket or Bag.

Materials will be available to any gardener looking to green and beautify the city. Compost is provided by Recology, and mulch and soil provided by SF Rec and Park. Limited amounts will be available per person.

We are also hosting a special "Ask an Expert" workshop in partnership with the San Francisco Department of the Environment, Garden for the Environment, and the University of California Agriculture Cooperative Extension. The topic of this workshop will be 'Compost', and many experts will be on hand to answer your questions

For more information, please contact the Urban Agriculture Program Coordinator, Emily.Gogol@sfgov.org.

The Urban Agriculture Program is pleased to present its annual reports, mandated by the City and County of San Francisco’s 2013 Urban Agriculture Ordinance 162-12.

RPD Urban Ag 2015 Annual Report

RPD Urban Ag 2014 Annual Report