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The 2019 40th Annual ACGA Conference will be held at Ivy Tech Community College in downtown Indianapolis, IN, September 12 - 15, 2019!
The annual conference brings together hundreds of people from across the US and Canada, who are engaged in all aspects of gardening, community building and greening.
parks, and other green spaces in Indianapolis.
We invite you to share your work with us.
"Gardening at the Crossroads" is an opportunity to share, address, explore, and dialogue with like minded people regarding food equity, access to quality food, and the evolution of community gardening. Join us!
CALL FOR PROPOSALS!
Applicants are encouraged to to be creative in your submissions. Our theme is "Gardening at the Crossroads." Use the following Mash-Ups as examples:
- Arts and Gardens
- Government and Gardens
- Youth and Gardens
- Urban Ag and Gardening
- Health and Gardens
- Environment and Gardens
- Food Equity and Gardens
- Best Practices and Lessons Learned
10 Steps to Starting a Community Garden
The following steps are adapted from the American Community Garden Association's guidelines for launching a successful community garden in your neighborhood.
Growing Community Across the U.S. and Canada
The Mission of the American Community Gardening Association is to build community by increasing and enhancing community gardening and greening across the United States and Canada. Learn More