An overview of the Black Urban Gardeners and Farmers of Pittsburgh Cooperative:
The Black Urban Gardeners and Farmers of Pittsburgh Co-op” ( BUG’s). BUG’s was created out of the need to unite black urban agriculturalist in the Pittsburgh area for support and to dismantle the systemic racism that infiltrates our communities to further improvised already oppress people. This is a newly formed grassroots organization that has brought together a collective group of black gardeners and farmers to work together to solve challenges that we face here in Pittsburgh as Urban Growers. We are a grassroots collective that started June of 2015.