"Gardening is civil and social, but it wants the vigor and freedom of the forest and the outlaw."
~Henry David Thoreau
Across the country, communities are learning more about where their food comes from and how it is grown.
Hands-on gardening is being used in schools to educate children about healthy eating and growing practices.
Start a garden in your backyard for a low-cost way to provide your family with fresh, organic produce. Or, gather your neighbors together to create a community garden to bring fresh produce and friendship to your whole neighborhood!
Here are some helpful links to get you started: