5 Benefits of Having a Neighborhood Garden

In Cedar Rapids, IA there is a neighborhood known as “Mound View” where organic gardeners gather to make amazing things happen.   Known as the Mound View Neighborhood Garden, this collaborative garden is a place where community grows, literally.   The neighborhood garden is located on B Avenue NE and is a space where several…

9 Steps to Creating a Community Garden

In the state of Iowa and throughout the U.S., the need for community gardens is growing. With food poverty and the number of empty food banks on the rise, now is the perfect time to spread the word about community gardens.   If you’re trying to start a community garden in your area, here are…