Interesting stories about community gardens all around the globe:
Inspiring video from the UK on why community gardens are so good for our communities
Some tips to keep in mind when starting a community garden
A community gardening mentoring program in Winston, NC
Urban Greens gives Cincinnati customers the opportunity to grow their own produce
Registration is going on now!
Two good funding opportunities are coming up to help NYC community garden groups cultivate more community in 2013.
Kitchen Gardeners International – due January 11, 2013 – info here
Citizens Committee for NYC – due January 31, 2013 – info here
Right before hurricane Sandy hit, we completed our last giveaway of the season at the East Harlem Community Garden. We gave trees, bushes, cover crop seeds, and bulbs to community gardeners from Harlem and East Harlem.
Green Guerillas gave away a great selection of bulbs, cover crop seeds, fruit trees, and berry bushes to East Village and Lower East Side community gardeners at our October 27th giveaway. Gardeners traded garden stories and enjoyed refreshments at the Neighborhood Preservation Center.