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A place to learn more about backyard, community, school, and youth gardens.

Victory Gardens Make a Comeback

Posted by Rhonda J. Ferree -

Today is my cousin Lyle's birthday. Lyle is a great gardener and food preserver. Each year he grows and preserves many quarts of tomato juice and more. As I think about Lyle's garden, the Victory Gardens of old come to mind. One of the biggest trends in gardening today is community gardens. In many ways Community Gardens are the Victory Garden of today. Victory Gardens, also called war...

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Community Garden resources

Posted by Rhonda J. Ferree -

Check out the community garden toolkit and resource links shown below and at right. Community Gardening Toolkit from University of Missouri Extension Cook County Community Garden Scoop-It...

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