Naim Edwards

Naim Edwards
Telephone: 313-494-4787

MSU Extension

Extension Specialist - Partnership for Food Learning & Innovation

3408 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
MSU-Detroit Partnership for Food, Learning and Innovation
16745 Lamphere
Detroit, MI 48219

Area of Expertise:

urban agriculture, climate change, pollinators and community gardening

Naim Edwards is an advocate for food sovereignty and strong local food systems. He studied how to manage urban gardens to support biodiversity, specifically ants and other insects. Edwards is the director of the Michigan State University (MSU) Detroit Partnership in Food, Learning and Innovation, more commonly referred to as the MSU Detroit Urban Food Site. Edwards serves the Wayne County community in his role with MSU Extension.