Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Monday, March 01 to noon on Tuesday, March 02

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Growing and supporting urban agriculture projects in Philadelphia’s neighborhoods.


Since 2014, FarmPhilly has promoted urban agriculture and supported its expansion across Philadelphia.

This Parks & Recreation program supports over 60 urban agriculture projects on parkland. Projects include:

  • Youth education gardens.
  • Community gardens.
  • Vegetable production farms.
  • Orchards.

FarmPhilly also:

  • Provides a propagation greenhouse for starting seeds and cuttings.
  • Supports communities involved in food scrap collection and composting.
  • Develops policies to support urban agriculture now and in the long term.
  • Manages the implementation of Philadelphia’s first-ever Urban Agriculture Plan.


1515 Arch St.
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Email farmphilly@phila.gov

Interested in gardening?

Search for gardening activities on the Parks & Rec Finder.


East Park Revitalization Alliance

Fairmount Park Conservancy

Federation of Neighborhood Centers

The Food Trust

The Mayor’s Food Policy Advisory Council

Neighborhood Gardens Trust

Penn State Extension

Penn State Master Gardeners

Pennsylvania Horticulture Society

Philadelphia City Council

Philadelphia Orchard Project


Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia


Soil Generation