With so much happening at Urban Roots, we have put together a news page, so you can see, read, watch and listen to what is happening in our different programs. We hope you enjoy and check back often as we put more information on this page.
Click on the links below to watch more about Urban Roots and how we are changing the lives of students and families on the Eastside of Saint Paul.
Edible garden crops as art? They will be this October at the Walker Art Center this and Urban Roots is involved in the exhibition. Our produce has settled in as an elite member of edible foods used in an art installation. Check out the Fritz Haeg: A...Read Blog Detail
Makes 8 (1 cup) servings Dressing Ingredients ¼ cup hoisin sauce 2 tbsp. honey 2 tbsp. toasted sesame oil 2 tsp. chili garlic sauce 2 tbsp. rice vinegar Salad Ingredients 1 cup uncooked quinoa 2 cups packed shredded kale leaves 1 cup red cherry tom...Read Blog Detail
What does a conservation scientist do? Conservation scientists work to manage, improve and protect the country’s natural resources. They work with governments and landowners to use and improve the land. Some conservation scientists advise farmers and...Read Blog Detail
The group from the International Visitors Leadership Program arrived at our 3rd and Maria gardens on a sunny Tuesday afternoon. It was a perfect day to be outside and get a little garden work done! We introduced our organization to the visitors, shar...Read Blog Detail
The U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program is coming to Minnesota and they’re making a stop at Urban Roots! The visitors are an eight-member group of members from Argentina, Australia, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Indones...Read Blog Detail
Serves 4 Ingredients 6 ounces whole-grain spaghetti 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium red onion, thinly sliced 2 cloves garlic, chopped kosher salt and black pepper 1 bunch kale, thick stems removed and leaves torn into bite-size pieces (about 8 cups...Read Blog Detail