Safety Resources

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Take care and plan ahead for safety when working in a community garden.  Here’s a list of resources to help you take the right steps and plan ahead to avoid accidents and hazards. Brownfields and Urban Agriculture: Interim Guide for Safe Gardening Practices [PDF]: A report of the US EPA, this document is a condensation of […] Read More

Community Gardening in the Media

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Who is shining a spotlight on and sharing information about community gardening?  Here’s a running collection of media stories, in print, on TV, and on the internet, about how community gardening is improving the lives of people across the continent! Nelson Mandela – Prisoner, Rooftop Food Gardener: Excerpt from Nelson Mandela’s Autobiography Long Walk to […] Read More

Community Garden Start-Up Resources

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Want to start a community garden in your hometown?  ACGA offers a wealth of resources to help you, and we’ve provided a list of additional resources from across the web below! Community Gardening Management Toolkit, compiled by Betsy Johnson for the Springfield Food Policy Council Collard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening […] Read More

Articles

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With many thanks to member organizations, ACGA  offers  articles covering many different topics related to community gardening. Please check out some of our most popular articles below, and please email info@communitygarden.org if you have any suggestions for additional articles we should post. Garden Organizing General Gardening/Horticulture Diversity & Inclusion Read More