Welcome to the Growing School Food Gardens (GSFG) community! We're thrilled to have this space devoted specifically to supporting anyone across the country who is growing food in a school garden.Let's get started! Introduce yourself as a reply below or start a new post to ask a question.Here are a few tips to help you get started in this community:
Fill out your profile! This helps build stronger connections and helps members better support you. Note: Your profile here is the same as on the Kids Garden Community main site.
Mark your calendar to join us for a Welcome Webinar on February 8th!
Tap into the knowledge of this network! Ask your questions in the discussion and check out the "Connect with Members" section to search and connect with members in your area or with similar interests.
In the upcoming days, we'll introduce two Community Coordinators who will become familiar faces in this community as they provide support and connect you with resources. Our GSFG project team coordinators @Lily Nguyen, @Sarah Pounders, and @Sarah Lane are also here to share their many combined years of experience working in school food gardens and are putting together some great webinars for this spring. I'm looking forward to learning A TON from this community!
The Growing School Food Gardens project is supported by a 2021 USDA Farm to School Implementation Grant. Learn more about this project.