News, Events and Reports

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

Community Garden Events this Spring!

Get your garden ready and join us for FREE community garden workshops this spring, including our next Garden Resource Day on Saturday, March 30 from 10 a.m. to noon at Alemany Farm! For additional Community Garden events this spring, click here: Garden Events For Spring  To RSVP for workshops or … Continue reading

MLK Day of Service Opportunities with Rec and Park!

Looking to give back to the community in honor of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday coming up? Join us and Habitat for Humanity at Bayview Playground/MLK Pool on Saturday, January 19 from 9 a.m. to noon. Honor Dr. King’s work with a day of community service alongside other community partners. … Continue reading

Celebrate Earth Month by Volunteering in our Parks!

Join our Earth Month Madness this April by volunteering in our parks! We have numerous volunteer workdays across the city that are perfect for celebrating our planet! For more information or to RSVP for any of these events please email recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org or call (415) 831-6330 Where: Alamo Square (Hayes & … Continue reading

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

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.