USDA Community and School Garden Questionnaire
Please complete the attached questionnaire
(same questions also pasted below) and provide information on what you
are doing and what kind of support you need for your garden
project. Please share the questionnaire with others who are
involved in garden projects.
has been the greatest success(es) of your community or school garden
Community and School Garden Questionnaire
has been your greatest challenge(s) in starting, maintaining, or
expanding your community or school garden?
resources and/or funding do you currently have to support your community
or school garden?
assistance would most benefit your community or school garden and your
use of the garden as a teaching tool?
check any of the following you believe would most support your community
and school garden efforts:
______ Hands-on training on the basics to
start, maintain, or expand a garden.
______ A community and school garden
resource clearinghouse, including:
plans on how to use the community and school garden to help improve
- _____ grants/funds available _____
grant writing workshops/assistance
- _____ best practices
- _____ garden hardware
- _____ what else?
- in line with California’s newly adopted academic
to involve parents, build community support, and/or find and keep
seminars, recognition events, and other information
6. If you had a garden
angel, what would be your three wishes? Feel free to draw from the
Optional: Name ________________________________
Please return this form to USDA Food
and Nutrition Service, Public Affairs, 550 Kearny Street, Room 400, San
Francisco, CA 94108. Or fax to 415-705-1364 or
Public Affairs. Thank
Garden Survey VV-O99.doc
Lucy K. Bradley
Extension Agent, Urban Horticulture
The University of Arizona
4341 E Broadway Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85040-8807
Phone: (602) 470-8086 ext 323
Fax: (602) 470-8092