Join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to build a raised bed box, the benefits of gardening in a raised bed, and a variety of techniques that you can use for season extension & pest management.
The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program has announced 22 recipients of its Growing Together mini-grant program. This is the fourth year mini-grant funds have been available, with more than $50,000 in grant money from the SNAP-Education program being distributed across the state.
The projects are focused on increasing food security and promoting healthy food access throughout Iowa.
Starting on May 1st, residents of the Mt. Pleasant area can stop by the Fellowship Cup and sign up for their own 4ft x 8ft garden plot in the Fellowship Cup Community Garden. Plots are free of charge, open to anyone, and will be first come-first served.
Stop out at the RSVP Community Garden site to help plant spring crops!
Looking for a space to have your own garden? Or are you interested in volunteering at a donation garden? Check out the community and donation gardens in our region.