May..May….May

OLD CITY Farm and Guild is living the dream! 
Starting Sunday May 8th @ 10am-2pm
We are just thrilled.  

           

Are you ready for this?
Our first show of the year on Sat 5/7. 

 


Lady Bugs are in!
And 3000 will be released this
Sunday at 12noon. Bring the kids.

Mantis eggs too…
Just in time to keep your
“not so good bugs” under control
without polluting your garden.

   

Come on in for: 
Herbs, vegetables, compost and soil. 

Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs

and Fruit Trees.  

  

We are busting out with plants. 

 

We have Basil!!!!
  

  Now is the time for herbs and vegetables.
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Getting Close
CSA starts on May 5th
It isn’t too late to join   
Contact: 

http://www.lancasterfarmfresh.com/ 

    

Compost Cab and 
OLD CITY Farm and Guild 

 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw is the    
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.

 

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A good time to get your hands dirty.
Did you know that working/playing in the dirt boosts happy hormones? It really does!!  


 

 

Spring 2016 Hours    

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm  

Tues-Friday 12 noon-7:30pm
If the weather is wet,
call us @ 202.412.2489
to see if we are open.
Check us out on
Facebook for updates.
  

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Time to think of our neighbors. 



 


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If you need tree help, we have a source for you!
Don’t let the pic fool you!   

It is that time of year again.
WOOHOO!!
BBQ TIME!! 


 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
We now have worm castings. 


 

 


 


Need a spring Clean up?


 


Contact Fairies’ Crossing


 


fairiescrossing@gmail.com


 


“To inspire your dreamer.”


 


 

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OLD CITY Farm and Guild


 


925 Rhode Island Ave. NW


 


WDC 20001


 


202.412.2489


 



 


BLAST from the Past!   
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.

May 2011 Hydrangeas in front of our Mural at OLD CITY green.
Painted by Katherine Rose Clark. 

In 2010.. At 9th and N NW
When we first started our CSA.

 


 



OLD CITY green became

OLD CITY Farm and Guild in 2013  


We love adding life to places where nothing used to exist but debris.


That is how we got the name,


“The green beating HEART of Shaw”.