Jones Valley Teaching Farm

In 2015, Jones Valley Teaching Farm opened an urban farm at Woodlawn High School where students can learn hands-on about food, the environment and business, while helping provide fresh produce for area residents. Read more



Photo courtesy of Claire Datnow.

Birmingham Audubon is taking the lead in the restoration, which will make the habitat “the best it can be for the birds who live here and the students who learn here,” said Kelly Baker of JVTF. Read more

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Growing fresh produce doesn’t necessarily take acres of farmland. Given a small plot or a patio and some spare time, healthy and fresh foods can become much more readily available even in the hustle and bustle of cities. Read more


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    Emily Featherston

    Jones Valley Teaching Farm was one of the beneficiaries of Breakin’ Bread 2017, held by Birmingham Originals at Sloss Furnace on Sunday, Sept. 24. The event featured tastings from 34 of Birmingham metro’s favorite restaurants.