Building mobile urban farms in the city, Bowery Project has attracted attention beyond cultivating community.


1. Awards and Recognition.


Clean 50 Top Project, 2018

Landscape Ontario Toronto Bursary, 2018, 2017

Chatelaine Magazine, 25 Canadian Women Changing The Way We Eat, 2018

Foodtank, Organization to Watch in 2017

Whole Kids Foundation Grant 2016

Best Signage, BiLD Award, 2016

Compost Leaders, Compost System Build, 2016

The Toronto Foundation Vital Innovation Award, 2016

Ontario Trillium Grant, 2015

“…these are the people who are shaping the cityscapes with their imagination, skill and creativity.”

— Monocle Magazine

2. People Who Love What We Do.


Owners and Chefs who love our super local organically grown produce for their outstanding restaurants: Cafe Belong, Cafe Can Can, Maker Pizza, Mamakas, Omaw, The Chase, Jamie Kennedy Fries.

A generous amount of produce has been donated to the following organizations or local community groups: Native Women’s Resource Centre, Robertson House, YMCA, People Living With Aids, Homes First, and countless volunteers.

We couldn’t be where we are today without the unconditional love support of these people and groups: Brad Long, Adam Alguire, dtah, PACT Urban Peace Program, Screaming Eagles, Give a Hart Day, Evergreen, #trideltakesaction, Julian at Oben Flats, Jim at Cardwell Farm Compost, Joe Cressy, Adam Vaughan.


3. Featured in:


2018 - Grey to Green Conference Urban Ag Tour and Talk

2018 - Leaside Garden Club - speaking engagement

2018 - Tridel & Purple Co. sponsored Planet in Focus film featuring Ron Finley

2017 - La Resilience Urbain Documentary Series - Fibe TV1

2017 - Fleming College Urban Ag - speaking engagement

2017 - TODO Ideas Forum - pechakucha presentation

2016 - Shoresh, Taking Root Event - speaking engagement

2015 - WE DAY #trideltakeaction career day installation

2014 - Bell #getdirty Campaign TV episode

“Bowery Project will make pop-up food gardens quicker to sprout and quicker to abandon once a developer is ready to build”

- Fast Company

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Gangsta Gardener Ron Finley from LA visits Bowery’s urban farm at Sherbourne and Gerrard.