RE: Community Gardening in NYC
Many community gardens in Canada are managed under local governments.
Visit http://www.cityfarmer.org/ which is a Canadian web site focused on
> I am working in the Leisure and Cultural Services Department of Hong Kong
> and am looking into the feasibility of establishing community
> garden in Hong
> Kong. We are looking into various means to encourage and induce gardening
> enthusiasts to participate in gardening and greening works in a
> postivie and
> safe way. Community garden may be one of our solutions.
> From the Internet, I noticed that most community gardens are run either on
> private land or public land alloted to individual or gardening
> societies. I
> would like to know if there is any "public" community garden
> which is run by
> Government or the municipal councils for the purpose of social/community
> involvement and education. I understand there are also some parks in
> where public is allowed to grow vegetables in desginated area but I am not
> to obtain further information from known sources. Do you have some
> about this ?
> Your assistance to my enquiries would be much appreciated.
> Thanks for your
> and with best regards.
> Alex CHAN
> community_garden maillist - firstname.lastname@example.org
community_garden maillist - email@example.com