8301 Olive St New Orleans, LA 70118 Google Map 504-483-7037
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Who We Are

ABOUT US

The Hollygrove Market and Farm (HM&F) is a urban farm, local produce market, and community garden space located in the heart of New Orleans.  Our collaborative partners include Carrollton-Hollygrove Community Development Corporation, New Orleans Food & Farm Network, Tulane City Center, Trinity Christian Community, and the Master Gardeners of New Orleans.

OUR MISSION      

Hollygrove Market and Farm exists to increase accessibility of fresh produce to Hollygrove, surrounding underserved neighborhoods, and all of New Orleans while promoting sustainability through support of local farmers and the local economy as well as acting as a demonstration site for environmentally sustainable practices.

THE FARM

In addition to supporting the development of community gardens and providing training programs, the farm serves as a demonstration site for visitors interested in adopting environmentally sustainable practices. Features such as composting, cistern irrigation, recycling, chicken coops, and sustainable gardening all serve this purpose and are vital components of the farm.

THE MARKET

HM&F has developed and operates a CSA-style cooperative and retail market.  Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a way to buy local, seasonal food directly from a farmer.  What makes us different is that we bring the farm to the table by making fresh produce available to the consumer without the consumer being required to buy shares in a farm.

At HM&F, in place of members buying shares from a single farm, we buy from a network or collective of small farms and urban growers throughout the region. Our sources consist of backyard growers, community gardens, urban micro-farms in New Orleans, and rural farms throughout southern Louisiana and Mississippi. For consumers, produce is available for individual purchase in the retail market, or in a pre-designed $25 Box, honoring the CSA share model. No prior commitments are necessary to pick up a Box - they are available to all walk-in customers!

In the NewsMarch 31st, 2015

Read all about it!      A Sustainable Food One-Stop Shop: New Orleans Business Combines Urban Farm and Grocery Store (March 2015) Kathleen Currie's favorite things (February 2015) A Mar

The Box Meal Plan: March 31st through April 2ndMarch 30th, 2015

Latkes or potato pancakes are a familiar entity on many tables, but sometimes we forget that that formula can be applied to any root vegetable you like! A great savory breakfast idea is shredded Radis

What's In the Box?March 30th, 2015

  About the Weekly Local Produce Box -For $25, customers can purchase a share of local produce from our network of farmers in Louisiana & southern Mississippi. The produce in the box is a mix