Get ready for summer with hot weather seeds and seedlings!
Join us for Backyard Growers’ first ever Incredible Edible Garden Tour!The BYG Incredible Edible Garden Tour is a self-guided, fun, walking tour of backyards, schools, and public parks where Gloucester residents make vegetable production, chicken coops, bee-keeping and more work for their urban spaces.
Join us for this informational workshop on composting food/plant scraps with Black Earth Compost!
Join Backyard Growers and guest chef, Nora Hilfinger, of Short & Main to make and enjoy delicious dinner inspired by the spring garden!
Make and enjoy a delicious, kid-friendly meal prepared with fresh garden vegetables!
Spring is on its way! Stop by our office on Saturday, Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday to get your seeds and seedlings.
Grow fresh vegetables from March to November! Learn how to extend your growing season in this workshop at Cedar Rock Gardens.
Garden games and activities for the littlest gardeners!
Bring your children to Backyard Growers for a morning of games, crafts, and stories!
Come learn how to grow your own veggie seedlings at home in this hands-on workshop!
It's time to start garden planning, so you don't want to miss our last Square Foot Garden Training of the season!
Join us for the FRESH Closing Reception and Raffle! Stop by for refreshments, enjoy the exhibition, and talk with local artists and gardeners.
Hoping to grow a lot of vegetables in a little space? Join experts from Backyard Growers to learn about the square foot gardening method!
NOTE: Date and time change to Sat, March 4, 5pm. Lara will share the inspirational story of Backyard Growers, focusing on her journey from artist to non-profit founder and the myriad connections between creating art and growing food.
Join us and local artist Jane Keddy for a fun, hands-on eco and produce printing workshop at 6 pm. The stick around for a talk with local gardening expert Suzanne Gosselin at 7pm to learn the ins-and-outs of starting seeds indoors.
Does your elementary student need something to do over February break? Come down to Backyard Growers for two hours of fun, hands-on gardening activities! You'll learn all about how space and seeds help your garden grow.
Looking for Preschool programming over February Break? Come down to Backyard Growers for fun, hands-on activities specially tailored for the youngest gardeners. Children will learn all about how soil helps their garden grow!
Does your elementary student need something to do over February break? Come down to Backyard Growers for two hours of fun, hands-on gardening activities! You'll learn all about how sun and water help your garden grow.
Join us for a brief presentation and a fun, hands-on lesson in pressed flower art led by a artist Jacki Harrington! Also bring along your vegetable and flower seeds to swap and share with fellow gardeners.
Join the Rocky Neck Art Colony (RNAC) and Backyard Growers for the opening reception of FRESH, a six-week exhibition at the Cultural Center at Rocky Neck!
Make your own kraut with fermentation experts Kristen and Dylan of Pigeon Cove Ferments! Join Backyard Growers at this hands-on event to get a head start on planning what to do with all of your summer veggies. Looking to learn more about fermentation basics and benefits? Check out our listing for Fermentation Workshop: Part 1!
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Join Kristen and Dylan from Pigeon Cove Ferments at Backyard Growers to learn about the process and benefits of fermentation!
You'll leave with new knowledge of fermented foods and inspiration to start your own krauts at home. Interested in some hands on experience? Check out our event listing for Fermentation Workshop: Part 2!
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Last day to shop Backyard Growers' holiday pop-up shop!
Shop late at Backyard Growers' pop-up shop for Men's Night!
Sign up your little gardeners for our holiday microgreen workshop!
Shop late at Backyard Growers' pop-up shop on Employee Night!
Shop late at Backyard Growers' pop-up shop on Ladies Night!
Join Backyard Growers as we fuse art and gardening with our Harvest Still Life Workshop.
Support Backyard Growers and our programs on Giving Tuesday- Nov 29th!
Find all your holiday gifts for the cooks and gardeners in your life at Backyard Growers holiday pop-up shop!
Join guest Nora from Short & Main for cooking tips, tricks, and fall recipe making!
Join the Market Restaurant's Dan McKenna for cooking tips, tricks, and fall recipe making!