An Evening with Robin W. Kimmerer The Honorable Harvest: Indigenous Knowledge for Biodiversity Conservation

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Dr. Robin W. Kimmerer, mother, plant ecologist, writer and SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry is the founding Director of the Center for Native Peoples and the Environment. Her programs introduce the benefits of traditional ecological knowledge to the scientific community in a way that respects and protects… Read more »

Member-Owner Appreciation day!

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M-O appreciation day 2015

20% OFF all non sale items for Member-Owners only Come cast your vote for new & returning board member candidates   Plant Swap – 10am – 2pm   Bring a plant, take a plant or just take a plant. Urban Roots will be thinning our own gardens so there will be great varieties to take and place in… Read more »

Global Gardening at Urban Roots

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Join us for a celebration of our diverse cultural neighborhood and city!! Gardeners, artisans, cooking demonstrations and more!   David Clark will be here to discuss the various gardening varieties of vegetables able to grow in the WNY area and safe gardening practices. Come help select our ever diversifying plant list for our 2016 heirloom… Read more »

An OASIS @ Urban Roots!

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Come celebrate Garden Walk Buffalo and Infringement Fest at Urban Roots

Music! Refreshments! Food trucks! Tastings! Gardening education! Garden art!

Saturday July 26th from 12-7 pm

Additional Garden Workshops Announced

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Urban Roots and Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo recently received an Environmental Justice Grant from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. This is the second time that we have collaborated with GGB and again part of the funding received will be used to support education programs for the two organizations. The following workshops will be presented… Read more »