FruitBox

A crate of fresh fruit for you every week! When you support our FruitBox program, you are also revitalizing urban spaces, preventing food waste, and feeding people in need. Purchase a FruitBox Learn More | FruitShare How the Program Works What you can expect. For just $300, you can have the freshest fruit in your […]

Canner’s CSA

Cherry Harvest

A mix of canning fruits and vegetables available to you every other week! As part of our Canner’s CSA, you can bottle up a bit of summer for the dark winter months while helping to reduce food waste and support local farming. Purchase a Canner’s CSA Share How the Program Works What you can expect. […]

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

When you become a CSA shareholder, you are investing in your local food system and farming education. Together we can create a more equitable local food system. Purchase A Share Now FAQs Donate to Support the Sliding Scale Accepting new CSA shareholders for 2022! When you become a part of our CSA program, you are […]

Small Farm Initiative

Small Farm Initiative

The Small Farm Initiative is a farmer training program that teaches people how to farm in urban spaces using sustainable growing methods. Farm Apprenticeship Farm Stewardship Program Overview The Small Farm Initiative is an urban farmer training program in the heart of the Salt Lake Valley. Our farm resides on 1.5 acres of traditional and […]

Free Farm Stands

Through the Back-Farms, Small Farm Initiative, and FruitShare programs, The Green Urban Lunch Box distributes free, fresh, locally grown produce at markets across the Salt Lake valley. Learn more about these programs: Small Farm Initiative Back-Farms FruitShare Senior Centers When compared to other age demographics, seniors experience food insecurity at a disproportionate level. Check out […]

Back-Farms

Tues night 1_4 acre crew with 56 lb harvest (2)

Back-Farms connects volunteer Garden Apprentices with senior citizens to build, cultivate, and maintain organic gardens in their backyards, providing a hands-on educational experience, connections, and fresh, local produce to all participants. Note: Our program is full for garden hosts for the 2022 season. Please apply for our waitlist for the 2023 season, or contact backfarms@gulb.org […]

FruitShare

Maile Harvest Pear

FruitShare partners with fruit tree owners and community volunteers to harvest and distribute fruit that would otherwise go to waste. Request a Harvest Register a Tree Schedule Tree Services Harvest Calendar Rent our Cider Press (September-October) For $75 our Cider Press and Grinder can be rented for 48 hours. This includes 2 bushels of b-grade apples or pears (Additional bushels […]