UPCOMING WORKSHOPS 2022 – How to Start a Community Garden

Community Gardening Network of Ottawa

Join us and learn about the steps involved in starting a community garden. Learn everything you need to know to make your dream community garden a reality, including:

  • How to search for land
  • Tips on garden design, building, leadership, & community outreach
  • How to apply for funding through the Community Gardening Development Fund (CGDF)
  • Important tips for long-term success!

Suitable for new gardens, or existing gardens looking to onboard new volunteer coordinators.

No experience required – simply your passion for local and organic food security! 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Attending a How to Start a Community Garden workshop is a requirement in order to apply for funding through the Community Garden Development Fund (CGDF).

NEXT SESSION:  Thursday, April 7th, 2022 from 6-8pm (2 hours)


TO REGISTER or if you have any questions please contact communitygardening@justfood.ca

We look forward to seeing you at this interactive workshop!

Start-up Farm Program

Just Food established the Start-Up Farm Program to support new farmers in the Ottawa region. By offering access to land, shared infrastructure/equipment, and training, the program aims to enable more people in this region to start their own successful farm business.

> Read More about Just Food’s Start-up Farm program