USF St. Petersburg campus receives grant to help bring hydroponic greenhouse project to St. Pete.
ABC Action News, WFTS Tampa Bay | Nov 20th, 2020
An effort to promote food security in South St. Petersburg is getting a boost from a $25,000 grant. USF’s St. Petersburg campus was awarded the money from the Ford Motor Company Fund for The Fresh and Local Greenhouse Project. Read more...
USF’s St. Petersburg campus receives grant to fight food insecurity
St. Pete Catalyst - Nov 18th, 2020
The City of St. Petersburg has a new ally in its ongoing battle against food insecurity.
Thanks to a $25,000 grant from the Ford Motor Company Fund, the University of South Florida’s St. Petersburg campus will be able to launch its Fresh and Local Greenhouse Project in summer 2021. The initiative will promote food security in South St. Pete by producing up to 150 pounds of fresh vegetables for the community each month. Read More...
USF St. Petersburg campus awarded a $25,000 grant from Ford Motor Company Fund to fight food insecurity through urban farming
USF's St. Petersburg Campus - Nov 17th, 2020
USF’s St. Petersburg campus is one of only seven higher education institutions across the nation to receive a grant through the 2020 Ford College Community Challenge. A $25,000 grant from the Ford Motor Company Fund is going towards a project that will promote food security in South St. Petersburg by producing up to 150 pounds of fresh vegetables for the community each month. Read More...
St. Pete Youth Farm featured on Michael Clayton Live
Michael Clayton Live - aired Jul 25th, 2020
The segment starts at the 00:13:00 minute mark.
Know our history: Follow along on the African American Heritage Trail in St. Pete
83 Degrees - July 14, 2020
‘We realized we could fill in some gaps.’ St. Pete group forms to serve neighbors
Tampa Bay Times - May 7th, 2020
ABC Action News | Jul 1st, 2019
Kareem Alexander is building a farm, a Youth Farm that is designed and operated by kids. “Our creativity can stretch as far as we want,” Kareem says about the urban agriculture project. Read more...