Garden Organizer Toolkit

Barre crew-croppedWhether you’re just starting out or a part of a long-running garden, the following links are tools to help garden leaders, the people who serve as organizers, managers, coordinators, and supporters of community-based gardens.  If you have further questions or you’re looking for a resource that you don’t see here, give us a call at (802) 861-4769.

Start a Community-based Garden

Questions, tips, and steps you can take to get your community-based garden up and running.

Organizing in the Garden

Once you’re garden is established, your energy can go towards organizing the people to enjoy it and setting up systems for management that will keep your garden going strong for years to come.

Learning in the Garden

Gardens are incredible places for learning!  Whether your gardeners are adults or children, you can enrich their experience with programs and activities to support their learning in the garden.

Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Monthly, seasonally themed articles for garden leaders include creative ideas, tips and links for supporting your garden organizing work.

Housing Toolkit

A toolkit for affordable housing communities looking to start or enhance on-site gardens and edible landscaping.

Resources for Garden Groups

VCGN Membership, garden grants, and donations to support your garden group.