Great new resource from the American Community Gardening Association for walking through the process of starting a community garden – including forming a garden committee, getting insurance, and general management issues.
To read more, go to http://www.communitygarden.org/learn/starting-a-community-garden.php:
There are many ways to start a community garden. Whether you’re working with friends, neighbors, or a local organization, there are many things you’ll want to consider before you ever dig the first hole.
This fact sheet is designed to give many different groups the basic information they need to get their gardening project off the ground. These lists are in no way meant to be complete. Each main idea will probably trigger more questions, so an assortment of ways to carry out that idea are presented; pick and choose those that seem to apply to your own situation. Also check our LINKS, TOOLS, RESOURCES and STORE pages to find more helpful articles and resources. Also visit our RebelTomato website for tools for planning a community garden and enjoying the harvests.