RE: starting a community garden
Check out the garden links on the American Community Gardening Website:
http://www.communitygarden.org/ and look at the Trust for Public Land
Website: http://www.igc.apc.org/tpl/ .
This listerve has an archive with years worth of discussions/griping by
committed community gardeners from all over North American and the world.
Read these before you even think of breaking ground:
Great luck. Please let us know how it turns out.
Clinton Community Garden, NYC
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> Subject: [cg] starting a community garden
> Hello, My friend and I are interested in starting a Community Garden in
> our area. I have been doing research on the internet and was wondering if
> anyone could help me obtain a packet or source of information to help us.
> This is my first time visiting this list and I'm not sure where to begin.
> We want to purchase a plot of land, hopefully through grants and
> donations, primarily to educate children on organic gardening and
> respecting the ecosystem.
> ANY information anyone can give me will be greatly appreciated!
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