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Mimi: adventurous, community minded, and willing to try new things

When I think about Youth Farm, I think about youth development, community connection, and food access. It interesting, as a staff you aim to support and shape youth experience. I have worked with Youth Farm as a staff and had the opportunity to support Mimi in learning how to grow vegetables, how solve an argument with a friend, […]

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We occasionally do a simple and fun reflection activity in our classes called Snapshot where each member of the group shares a moment of the day where if they had a camera they would have taken a picture. It’s been a busy fall for us at Youth Farm as we go through several transitions, and […]

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Holding Down the Farm

Over the last couple weeks Yasmin, Project LEAD, has been a vital part of harvesting and distributing Lyndale produce. With her help we’ve been able to pick hundreds of pounds of fresh food for our Youth Farm families and our neighborhood. Yasmin is going into her senior year and has been part of Youth Farm […]

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