Seeds of Knowledge

Growing North Minneapolis works to advance environmental, social, and racial justice through urban agriculture in the North Minneapolis community. Established in 2015 as a partnership with the University of Minnesota's Healthy Food Healthy Lives Institute, Growing North creates opportunities for intergenerational mentorship and cultivates life and career skills for North Minneapolis youth to create pathways to college. The program received a $225,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture in October. Learn more.