Garden Implementation

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Garden Implementation

Little Chico Creek

Food based gardening is a beneficial activity that leads to the economical production and consumption of healthy and fresh foods.SNAP-Ed providers can play an instrumental roles in community food gardening for the low-income population. For more information about community gardening please click here

Some ways to implement gardening into your program activities:

  • Establishing community food gardens in low-income areas, such as public housing sites, eligible schools, and qualifying community sites;
  • Assisting with starting a school garden and starting a farm-to-school program;
  • Staff working with Tribal community volunteers to plant a kitchen garden at an FDPIR program site

CDC Peas

UC CalFresh Garden Purchases

Gardening Curriculum

Ford School Garden

Youth

  • Ag in the Classroom
  • TWIGS
  • Nutrition to Grow On
  • Discovering Healthy Choices

Adult

  • Fresh From The Garden

Resource from the SNAP-Ed Connection

Other Resources