05 Apr '11, 1pm

How to Plan and Plant an Organic Community Garden

How to Plan and Plant an Organic Community Garden

With an endeavor such as this, a little organization will go a long way. Decide ahead of time what your goals are and then go about making them happen. Some people may only want a few fresh vegetables while others may plan to supplement their diet throughout the year from the community garden. Make sure you all agree on how the plants will be fertilized and the compost to be used–gardening methods are important in an organic garden. Determine who in the group is most knowledgeable and have them help decide the structure your garden will take. Some community gardens only have vegetables planted in rows that everyone can harvest, while others separate the garden into family plots. Other community gardens use a combination of the two.

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