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Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands

Find out about Seattle's largest urban farm in Rainier Beach neighborhood.

Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands (RBUFW) is Seattle's largest urban farm. Community members of all ages participate in educational activities at the farm, learning to grow food using practices that are healthy for the environment, restoring the natural wetlands habitat that runs down the middle of the farm, eating farm fresh food

Harvesting Sunchokes

and learning about nutrition, and supplying fresh food for the community.

The site is co-operated with Friends of Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands, is owned by Seattle Parks and Recreation and is located in Seattle's Rainier Beach Neighborhood.

We're happy to be a certified organic farm by Washington Department of Agriculture.

Site Improvements & Construction

Thanks to many generous supporters and Welcome to RBUFWpartnership with Seattle Parks Foundation, Seattle Parks Department and Friends of Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands, the farm is undergoing a major improvement project. New developments include a new classroom and teaching kitchen, three green houses, a new circle drive and improved site layout. We look forward to providing better facilities to provide opportunities at the farm for even more people.  Visit our blog to lear more about site development and read the most recent update!

Our farm stand at Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands will be closed this season due to construction at the farm, but we are selling produce at farmers markets around the city! Find out where to buy Tilth Alliance Produce. 

Volunteer

Teen Work

During site construction in 2017, we continue to welcome volunteers to drop by and help with wetland restoration and preparing the new farm and garden spaces for the 2018 growing season, during drop-in work parties on Friday mornings and Saturdays. Find out about upcoming work parties and to RSVP. 

Find out about other individual/group volunteer opportunities and internships by visiting our volunteer page to fill out a volunteer application, attend an orientation and learn more about volunteering.

Mural Paininting at Rainier Beach Urban Farm

Find Us

During construction, the farm is open only during volunteer work parties. At this time, please enter through the gate on the north side of Beer Sheva Park and expect to walk 0.3 miles.

5513 S. Cloverdale Street
Seattle, WA 98118
Get directions. 

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Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands has major community support from fantastic neighbors, community members, organizations and especially Seattle Parks & Recreation, Friends of Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands, United Way Seattle/King County and Seattle Parks Foundation

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