Tilth Alliance in the News

Tilth Alliance at 50: This group revolutionized how we eat and compost

The Seattle Times April 21, 2024
Fifty years ago, a group of Washington activists began a movement that revolutionized Western food growing, eating and composting. With a focus on organic farming and sustenance, the group of activists would eventually become Seattle Tilth and later Tilth Alliance, which turns 50 this year.
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Jason Vickers’ Indigenous Takeover of Tilth Alliance’s Community Kitchen Brought Native Food to the Table

South Seattle Emerald November 20, 2023
On a recent drippy Sunday afternoon, dozens of Seattleites made their way from the street onto the bouncy soil of the luscious Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands. As people sipped water infused with salad burnet (an herbaceous plant that tastes exactly like cucumber) and hot tea, the congregants settled around sheltered tables outside — they came to eat, listen, and learn.
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Helping families in need one crop at a time, Seattle urban farm grows organic produce year-round

King5 November 15, 2023
While eating fruits and vegetables is good for our health, buying fresh produce isn\’t always a reality for the thousands of families in King County who face food insecurity. That\’s why Tilth Alliance, a garden and farming nonprofit, is on a mission to bring healthy food into more homes through their Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands which grows 5,000 pounds of produce a year.
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Press Releases

Tilth Alliance Celebrates 50 Years of Cultivating a Sustainable Food Future 

This summer, the Tilth movement marks a major milestone: 50 years of promoting organic, sustainable, and equitable food systems in the Pacific Northwest. Tilth Alliance will
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