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Selecting a community garden site

Get tips for selecting a community garden site, as well as a handy checlist you can use to guide your site selection efforts.

 
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How to grow and save garlic

Find the facts on growing your own garlic and saving the seed for future planting.

 
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How to start a community garden on city owned property

This factsheet outlines the process for establishing a community garden on city owned land.

 
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Defining garden guidelines, rules & responsibilities

A successful garden requires some structure and organization. Use this factsheet as a guide to establish guidelines for how your community garden will run.

 
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Container Gardening

Don't have a garden but still want to grow? Learn more about planting in pots and containers for a great way to extend your harvest and save on space.

 
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Companion Planting

Discover the benefits of companion planting and learn the plants that love to grow together with this handy guide.

 
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10 steps for starting a community garden

Want to start a community garden? Follow these steps to get growing!

 

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