The Last Organic Outpost - 501c3 Grassroots We are a project-based, non-profit organization created to develop community resources through urban agriculture. From the beginning our process for growth was gathering a community of working ideas and our development has been ongoing since 2000. We began as a small garden project and grew into an inspired agricultural-based sustainability organization on the banks of the Japhet creek in the Fifth … Continue Reading about About the LOO
The farm is conducting monthly workshops on various projects developing at the Emile location. The benefits of attending the workshops at the farm are that a true demonstration on how the … Continue Reading about Workshops
The Heart and Soul We support a food security effort for area neighborhoods. We support people who support the same. Together we can demonstrate new and effective ways to build community resources … Continue Reading about Volunteerism
The Last Organic Outpost has 16 years in Urban Agriculture experience in Houston's inner city. Presently operating a full range of educational opportunities in Sustainability where … Continue Reading about Support the LOO
Join the effort to address food insecurities by building a food security plan for neighborhoods. Aligned with necessary resources fruit trees can be planted. Soil built and seed laid. With the wide diversity of culture the experience of eating could truly grow by Embracing … [Continue Reading...] about The Experience is Growing
Every week the farm is delivering opportunity to build skillsets. A lineup of projects are possible with the cooler weather coming. Planting fall and winter greens. Composting blends using chicken waste. Fish and fungi composting. Aquaponics planting soon arriving. Seed … [Continue Reading...] about Fall and Winter Planting Workshop with Ray Sher and Gary Edmondson Saturday September 17th 2til4pm.
Saturday marked a forward movement in the efforts for community self-reliance. The 275 gallon claifier hadn't enough capacity to handle the 11,000 gallon fish tank. Ryan Niles secured 2ea. 330 gallon totes from Jetlube with the help of Gregg and Sherry. Rudy Vara sponsored … [Continue Reading...] about One Step Closer. A Wheel of Sustainability coming full Circle.
This Saturday starting at 8am and running to 4 pm the farm experience continues. Plenty to do to prepare for the fall planting. Weeding. Address the needs of the aquaponics project. Making beds. The Emile Street Community Educational Farm project is moving into gear ramping … [Continue Reading...] about Labor Day Weekend Farm Journey
A Campus focused on education building skillsets for community self-reliance. Today's main header is Chickens 101 from 4til6pm beating the heat. Learning to live outside to rebuild the chemistry of a prefect self. Aquiring the necessary experience to grow food systems. … [Continue Reading...] about Skillsets for Urban Renewal.