CORPORATE GARDENS + WELLNESS
EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING AT WORK
The Backyard Farm Co offers a one-stop shop urban farming education and team building that will enhance employee wellbeing and performance.
LEARN A LIFE SKILL - Empower your employees with the knowledge and skills to grow their own food. Growing food from seed to harvest is a powerful experience which supports greater connectivity and awareness.
MIND - Reduce stress and increase
happiness through mindful engagement in the garden.
FITNESS - Provide a fun way to exercise,
that gets employees outside and physically active.
NUTRITION - People will eat healthier by learning how to grow their own food.
CULTIVATE TEAM BUILDING - Foster employee community engagement through working and learning in gardening classes together.
Layout: We design gardens that maximize productivity, aesthetics, and a peaceful place to retreat to during the work day.
Analysis: We take in-depth site analysis with employees so they better understand all environmental factors needed to become more successful growers.
Annual Plan: We create a 12 month planting plan so your garden can grow as much food as possible.
Wellness: Our hands-on gardening programs offer a variety of classes that help your company meet your wellness goals, while teaching an essential life skill.
Teamwork: We customize our garden and culinary engagements to your needs, including opportunities to bring your employees’ kids to work for garden play.
Internships: Sign up for an internship program and take a deeper dive into soil, fertility, biology and nutrition.
Planting: We can plant and maintain your campus garden to ensure it's growing lots of food and staying beautiful.
Monitoring: We set up weekly video calls with interns to co-monitor the garden and offer additional support and education.
Harvesting: When it's time to harvest we work with you and your culinary team to offer suggestions of how to prepare the goodies grown.
"I’ve been so impressed by their professionalism, creativity to grow a lot of food in a tiny space, and knowledgeable and friendly staff."
Paige S. , Farm to Table Program Manager SF
- Call us today to find out about our creative wellness workshops and employee engagement -