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5901 East Capitol St., NE
Washington, D.C. 20019

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East Capitol Urban Farm

East Capitol Urban Farm is a multi-functional, three acre farm located in southeast Washington, DC. It includes community beds for gardening, an aquaponics system, walking trails, community art, and playspace for children. The physical address of the site which is located directly across the street from the Capitol Heights Metro Station is 5901 East Capitol Street, NE, Washington, DC. Learn more about East Capitol Urban Farm below.

About East Capitol Urban Farm

Photo Gallery
Information Packet
East Capitol Urban FAQ
April 2016 Update
Grand Re-Opening Press Release
Grand Re-Opening Save the Date
Free Soil Testing at Grand Re-Opening
Grand Re-Opening Vendor Map
Site Layout
December 2015 Update
DCBIA Annual Build Day Press Release
Urban Farm Partnership One Pager
Urban Food Hubs Solution to Food Insecurity


Are Mobile Urban Farms A Good Use of Space in D.C.? (WAMU 88.5 Nov. 13, 2015)
The Federal Forager: D.C.'s Urban Farms Make the Most of Limited Real Estate (DCist Nov. 2, 2015)
Hundreds of Volunteers Turn Out to Help Build D.C.’s “Largest-Scale Urban Farm” (Washington City Paper, Sept. 29. 2015)
More Than 1,000 Volunteers Transform Lot into Produce-Bearing East Capitol Urban Farm (DC Housing Authority, Sept. 2015)


Community Garden Application
Visitor Liability Waiver


soilSHOP Resources