Grass To Garden Signature Program


Start a Community-based Garden With Purdue Extension, from improving access to fruits and vegetables to educating people on how food is grown, community gardens offer many benefits to the place you call home. Now, Purdue Extension can help you get one started in your own neighborhood with it's Grass to Garden program!


  • Non-profit employees
  • Local officials
  • Community volunteers
  • Garden enthusiasts

What Will I Learn?

Every garden project is unique, and Grass to Garden will help you learn more than just how to grow plants-helping your program thrive by:

  • Strengthening agricultural and community development efforts
  • Improving access to local, nutritious foods
  • Creating healthier communities, and more!


Contact Us

Karen Mitchell
Consumer Horticulture Specialist
Horticulture & Landscape Architecture
625 Agriculture Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907
(765) 494-1311 

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