Community Food Scrap Composting Training

Community composters gathered for a Community Food Scrap Composting Training Saturday, October 14, at the Central Vermont Sold Waste Management District facility, in Barre. The training was designed to help small-scale community composters (at community gardens and other community-based locations) fully implement the collection and composting of food scraps. Participants went home with tools and […]

CAV & VCGN Launch Community Composting Pilot at 3 Sites

The Composting Association of Vermont (CAV) and Vermont Community Garden Network (VCGN) are helping Ludlow Area Community Garden (Ludlow), Down to Earth Community Garden (St. Albans), and The Garden at 485 Elm (Montpelier) to try out community food scrap composting. All three projects are a part of a new pilot project—Food Scrap Composting at Community […]

Leaders for a New Season

Pop-Up Art Sale – Sept. 19

4-7pm at 12 North St. Burlington

A Taste Of Community

A little book to educate your mind, open your heart, and fill your belly.

Summer Recipes from Gardens For Learning

“Why Community Gardens?” Video Series

Want to start a Workplace Garden?

First season tips from employee gardeners By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator In its fourth year, VCGN’s Green Thumbs at Work grant program provides funding and technical assistance to support the development and sustainability of employee gardens at small workplaces across Vermont. Our grantees this year include a local pizza parlor, a statewide solar business, […]

August Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Share Your Bounty By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator Although this year’s harvests are coming a little later in most Vermont gardens, the time of abundance is just around the bend. What better way to celebrate your piles of tomatoes and zucchini than to share the bounty!  Whether it’s swapping plentiful veggies with fellow gardeners, sharing […]

Growing More than Food

TASTE OF COMMUNITY BOOK     WHY COMMUNITY GARDENS VIDEO SERIES