Field Trips

School Garden Field Trips


The Farm at St. Joe's

The Farm at St. Joe's offers fun field trips and classroom visits that engage students in the intersection of health, agriculture and science.

Hands-on lessons are grounded in education standards, spark students' curiosity and connect food to nutrition.

Contact Laura Meisler, Education Coordinator for more information:


The Farm at St. Joe's

Growing Hope and Ypsilanti Farmer's Market

The Growing Hope and Ypsilanti Farmers Market 
Growing Hope offers fun, exploratory field trips for students Pre-K-12th grade at both our Urban Farm and the Downtown Ypsilanti Farmers' Market. Our field trips run between 60-90 minutes depending on the age of students and include a tour of the space, an interactive STEAM based activity, and a hands-on nutrition lesson. All Ypsilanti Community Schools qualify for a FREE field trip. 

Please reach out to Cassandra Van Dam at for more information or fill out our Field Trip Request Form.