Grass To Garden Signature Program

What IS THIS PROGRAM ABOUT

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!

WHO CAN JOin?

  • 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
mitcheka@purdue.edu

625 Agriculture Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907
(765) 494 - 1311


Laurynn Thieme

Extension Educator
Delaware County
ljthieme@purdue.edu

100 W. Main Street
Muncie, IN 47305
(765) 747 - 7732

 


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