Egg|Plant Urban Farm Supply in St. Paul, MN
Did you know you can tap your backyard maple, make your own fresh cheeses, grow rhubarb in the middle of your flower garden?
Egg|Plant Urban Farm Supply is your source of supplies and inspiration for your own backyard homestead. We sell seeds, plants, soils and tools for small-scale urban kitchen gardens, as well as backyard chicken-keeping supplies, canning and preserving, fertilizers and pest control, all with an organic and sustainable focus.
We believe your backyard garden and homestead can be beautiful, edible and sustainable, and we want to help you make that happen.
See also ‘Farming in the City’
BY Tom Niemisto
Twin Cities Daily Planet
April 15, 2012
Audrey Matsen launched Egg|Plant Urban Farm Supply two years ago, recognizing a new generation of DIY gardeners and city-dwelling food producers. She sees a resurgence of urban farming as people of all generations prefer local sources of food. It’s also a source of economic development in neighborhoods that could use vacant lots to generate income.