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The Charles Koiner Center for Urban Farming (DBA: CKC Farming) is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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IN THE NEWS

An olde to Charlie Koiner, the last farmer of Silver Spring

Washington Post, June 2019

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/local-opinions/an-ode-to-charlie-koiner-the-last-farmer-of-silver-spring/2019/06/21/c395113a-91e3-11e9-aadb-74e6b2b46f6a_story.html?utm_term=.c1da0321357c

Two men who left their marks on Washington in very different ways

Washington Post, February 2019

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/celebrating-two-men-who-left-their-marks-on-washington-in-very-different-ways/2019/02/10/0103e486-297c-11e9-b011-d8500644dc98_story.html?utm_term=.bee152b268aa

A Tribute to Montgomery County's First Urban Farmer, Charles Koiner

Source of the Spring, January 2019

https://www.sourceofthespring.com/people/farmer/

Maryland Farm & Harvest episode 606

Maryland Public Television (mpt) on PBS, December 2018

http://www.mpt.org/programs/farm/farm606/?fbclid=IwAR0DTwKFz-HL47K3PBc3bCTpMiL4SO6_yMdnSMVhhHXY-bb99bZ1zmX9TOc

 

The First Urban Farmer: 98-year old Charlie Koiner is breaking new ground - literally - just a few blocks from downtown Silver Spring 

Montgomery Magazine, October 2018

http://mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?i=529958&ver=html5&p=56#{%22page%22:%2256%22,%22issue_id%22:529958}


Gems of Silver Spring: Koiner Farm

Source of the Spring, August 2018

https://www.sourceofthespring.com/business/business-profiles/silver-spring-gems-koiner-farm/

"Hidden gem" in Silver Spring offers model to other farms

Fair Farms, August 2018

https://fairfarmsnow.org/hidden-gem-in-silver-spring-offers-model-to-other-urban-farms/

Looking to the next harvest: as owner of of tiny farm nears 100, volunteers offer help

Washington Post, July 2018

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-politics/looking-to-the-next-harvest-as-owner-of-tiny-farm-nears-100-volunteers-offer-help/2018/07/26/a965237a-8b83-11e8-8aea-86e88ae760d8_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.a00380181f19

Meet the Exhibitor: CKC Farming 

KID Museum, Press Release, September 2018

https://kid-museum.org/blog/meet-kidfest-exhibitor-ckc-farming/

Promo-interviews for the M-NCPPC Foodie Fridays Speaker Series 

Montgomery Parks, Facebook Live, May 2018

https://www.facebook.com/MontgomeryParks/videos/10155638215672201/

Montgomery Parks Launches Foodie Fridays Speaker Series 

The Patch: Silver Spring, May 2018

https://patch.com/maryland/silverspring/montgomery-parks-launches-foodie-fridays-speaker-series

New Nonprofit Formed to Help Preserve, Create Urban Farms

Source of the Spring, April 2018

https://www.sourceofthespring.com/other/new-nonprofit-formed-help-preserve-create-urban-farms/

Montgomery County council passes urban agriculture tax credit bill

DCW50 News, March 2017

https://dcw50.com/2017/03/08/montgomery-county-council-passes-urban-farm-tax-credit-bill/

96-year old man still farming in the middle of the city 

WUSA9 News, March 2017

http://www.wusa9.com/news/local/96-year-old-man-still-farming-in-the-middle-of-the-city/424731270

MoCo Council Moves to Help Protect Koiner Farm

Montgomery County Council Cable, November 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7t2748XrG8

 

A farmer's dream in downtown Silver Spring

Washington Post, June 2011

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/a-farmers-dream-in-downtown-silver-spring/2011/06/09/AGmmbLPH_story.html?utm_term=.aaa512784caf

 

Remembering When: seven area residents recall the days of dinner dances, war time rationing and memorable encounters with celebrity

Bethesda Magazine, September 2010

https://bethesdamagazine.com/bethesda-magazine/november-december-2009/remembering-when-2/3/

Corner Plot

Vimeo, 2010 

https://vimeo.com/83442349