Cultivating change in Washington D.C. with MicroHabitat
Microhabitat arrives in Washington, D.C.! The capital of the United States, known for its iconic landmarks such as the White House and the National Mall, where the country's history, government and culture converge. Washington, D.C. is a multi-faceted city that encompasses many aspects of life, and is now embracing the concept of urban agriculture as a way to foster sustainability and promote local food production.
Building a healthier future
Microhabitat aims to further enrich the diverse landscape of Washington, D.C. by introducing sustainable practices and developments.
The benefits of urban farming
Engagement and wellbeing
Increase satisfaction and engagement by catering to human health and wellness, and engaging with people with a unique source of connection.
Raise awareness about environmental issues with your urban farm that can also help score points for certain sustainability certifications.
Leverage your harvest to spread a bit of positivity amongst your network and community, while enhancing the visibility of your innovative initiative.
Your turnkey urban farming service
Installation, maintenance and harvest drop-off
MicroHabitat’s urban farming service includes the installation and care of an urban farm at your building, and all required certifications, accreditations, and insurances.
Team-building conferences and activities
Every urban farming project includes educational workshops. These hour-long hands-on activities or inspiring conferences engage and connect people with their urban farm, whether in-person or virtually.
Ultra local veggie harvests
Each urban farm yields 300 lbs to 500 lbs of veggies per season, and can be either distributed throughout your community, or donated to local food banks of your choice through our urban solidarity farms initiative