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Inside the New Urban Farm in Mount Rainier

The Route 1 corridor’s rapidly growing community of farmers, roasters, brewers and distillers are working together in some surprising ways. In recent years, a number of interesting artisanal businesses have started up locally, a sign of a healthy, dynamic community. … Continue reading

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Meet the Winners of the Best of Route 1 Poll

The Hyattsville Wire has announced the winners of the second annual Best of Route 1 reader poll. The results show just how much the area is changing, especially the local dining scene, which is rapidly turning the Route 1 corridor into … Continue reading

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ECO City Farms Needs Help After Wind Damage

ECO City Farms was damaged by the severe windstorm this weekend and is asking for donations and volunteer help to rebuild. The community-supported agriculture program, which has urban farms right off of Route 1 in Edmonston, and Bladensburg, saw its solar hoophouses and … Continue reading

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ECO-PALOOZA

The ECO City Farms Board of Directors cordially invites you to a harvest celebration to benefit our favorite community farm! That’s a win-win. Show your support for sustainable agriculture, community agro-education, and healthy communities. There will be delicious beer and … Continue reading

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ECO City Farms Offers Winter Produce CSA

ECO City Farms is still offering sign-ups for its winter CSA through Thursday. With urban farms in Edmonston, and Bladensburg, the community-supported agriculture program grows vegetables without chemical fertilizers, chemical-based or non-organic treatments, herbicides, pesticides, or fungicides. All produce is Certified … Continue reading

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Meet the Winners of the Best of Route 1 Poll

The Hyattsville Wire has announced the winners of the first-ever Best of Route 1 reader poll. A few local favorites did well, as expected. Vigilante Coffee won best place to get a cup of coffee, while Diane Contreras won best barista. Franklin’s Restaurant won … Continue reading

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