A community garden is a way to grow delicious, fresh produce and to bring together neighbors and community members. A community garden also requires buy-in from the community, proactive planning, and ongoing maintenance.
Every community is unique, and every garden has different needs and ingredients for success. Here are tips for a successful, sustainable community garden:
1. Plan ahead. Don’t feel like you need to plant all at once. Space plantings so you have a harvest most weeks.