On the Farm

New Scholarship for Veterans

New Scholarship for Veterans

 Hope Farms celebrated Veterans Day 2016 with the announcement of a new workforce development scholarship for U.S Veterans interested in pursuing a career in urban agriculture. Our Veteran Farmer Training Scholaraships are designed to empower a new battalion of urban...

Introducing Amy Scott

Introducing Amy Scott

 Our new Hope Farm Manager, Amy Scott started volunteering at the food pantry in Pasadena, California, right out of college.  Because she thought the pantry should offer healthier choices, Amy decided she needed to learn how to grow fresh produce and improve their...

Happy Mothers Day From Hope Farms

Happy Mothers Day From Hope Farms

 We hit the farm this beautiful Mother's Day weekend because we were inspired. Mothers nurture us, help us grow and feed our bodies and souls till we're old enough to care for ourselves. That is our dream for Hope Farms- to help nurture Houston, help us grow...

Celebrate Earth Day at Hope Farms Groundbreaking

Celebrate Earth Day at Hope Farms Groundbreaking

 Join us on Earth Day, April 22nd, 2016, to learn about Hope Farms and impact it will have on the Houston community. Don't forget, you can still be a PART OF HOPE FARMS by visiting our Crowdrise page!  

VIP Sneak Peak

VIP Sneak Peak

 We are on step closer to Recipe for Success's vision of a physical touch point without food- Hope Farms! After securing the location in heart of Houston's Sunnyside community, we are celebrating with a few of our closest friends. On guided tours with CEO and Founder,...

Reap Sow Grow-A Hope Farms Update

Reap Sow Grow-A Hope Farms Update

 The vision for Hope Farms, our urban agricultural project, came into sharper focus during December 2015 as Professor Susan Rogers' students at The University of Houston Gerald Hines College of Architecture unveiled their cutting-edge designs for a space that would...

UH Architects Design Urban Farm for Sunnyside

UH Architects Design Urban Farm for Sunnyside

 Story From The Houston Chronicle by Nancy Sarnoff.   There are few places residents to buy fresh fruits and vegetables in of Sunnyside, a part of Houston considered to be a food desert. But a nonprofit group's proposal to develop an urban farm in the neighborhood...

Urban Ag is Booming and Hope Farms is Onboard

Urban Ag is Booming and Hope Farms is Onboard

 Farmers markets are booming with numbers increasing to more than 8,500 from up from the 5,274 in 2009! Recipe for Success and Hope Farmsare right on track with that growth and the USDA knows it! We are delighted to be the recipient of one of their awards that will...

UofH & Rice Partner On Hope Farms Design Plan

UofH & Rice Partner On Hope Farms Design Plan

 Students, professors, architects and sponsors gathered in Rice University's Anderson Hall on September 17 to peruse designs by twenty University of Houston and Rice architecture students who created site plan ideas for Hope Farms, a new urban agriculture project by...