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VIDEO: Cleveland Roots wants to flood a food desert in the Clark-Fulton neighborhood with fresh fruits and vegetables

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZ_JxQo_EvQ CR Founder Doug Fawcett and CR Gardeners and staff share their experiences on building a garden and a community at Cleveland Roots Doug Fawcett shares his inspiration for Cleveland Roots at the CR Farm in Brecksville and CR Center in Cleveland. Many thanks to WEWS News 5 and their staff for featuring Cleveland Roots [...]

May 28th, 2019|News & Updates|0 Comments

An amazing year!

2017 proved to be an amazing year for Cleveland Roots!  We are so grateful and extend our gratitude to all who have been part of it. COMMUNITY GARDEN...As the growing season got underway, we received news that we had been awarded grants that would make our Community Garden program a reality.  Neighbor UP! and Cleveland [...]

November 12th, 2017|News & Updates|0 Comments

What we did last summer…

Here’s a quick recap of last summer’s activities at our Headquarters – our greenhouse location – as we look forward to the fall harvest: As summer temperatures soared, the greenhouse temperatures soared even higher, making it unbearably hot. We moved our microgreens operation outdoors for experimentation, but decided to shift our primary focus to raised [...]

September 6th, 2016|News & Updates|0 Comments

CR’s First Farm to Table Fest

In late summer, Cleveland Roots invited community members to our first Farm to Table Fest—held at our Clark-Fulton neighborhood Headquarters. With live music provided by local musician Chris Dines, this event was a laid-back and fun way to meet people in our neighborhood and show them what we've been up to. Aside from the acoustic [...]

August 1st, 2016|News & Updates|0 Comments