Welcome to Mill City Grows!  We are growing a healthier Lowell through creating urban food production sites all over the city and providing the tools for safe urban growing!


Join Us In Growing A More Sustainable CommUNITY

Click the video image above to learn how our summer Youth Food Justice Program contributes to Lowell’s thriving healthy food movement!


Visit our Mobile Market every Thursday at the Lowell Senior Center, starting November 30. Our Mobile Market will now be at the Lowell Senior Center from 2-4pm every Thursday starting on November 30. We will also continue selling at The Farm Market every Sunday at Mill No. 5 from 11am-3pm year-round. Follow our Mobile Market on Facebook for updates and information. We accept cash, credit, debit, and SNAP/EBT.

We’re hiring! Full-time position available. Come join our growing team! We’re currently hiring a full time, year-round Associate Director of Urban Farms & Markets. Click here to view the full job posting.

MCG Benefit Night at Flatbread Pizza in Bedford, December 12. Gather friends, family & neighbors for a delicious evening of brick oven pizza, raffle prizes, and more! We’ll receive a donation for every pizza sold on Dec. 12 from 5-9pm, including takeout. Click here to view & share the Facebook event.

Give back while you shop this holiday season with “Amazon Smile.” Enjoy your holiday shopping while giving back to MCG! Please support Mill City Grows by using our Amazon Smile link, and .5% of the price of your purchase will be donated to Mill City Grows!

Mill City Grows: a social innovator.  Mill City Grows was selected as one of five of Root Cause’s 2014 Social Innovators! Mill City Grows is representing the Sustainability in Our Communities: Building Greener and Healthier Cities Track. Root Cause’s Social Innovation Forum provides a unique opportunity for innovative nonprofit organizations and social enterprises to gain visibility, expand their networks, and build capacity.

Thank You!
Thank you for your interest in our work and please let us know if you have any questions at info[at]millcitygrows[dot]org.

Mill City Grows is fostering Food Justice in Lowell.  We create urban food production sites and support Lowell residents with the knowledge and resources to grow their own food or purchase locally grown food!