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Rocky Ridge and Royal Oak Community Garden

 
Address: Royal Oak and Royal Birch Road, NW ,
Calgary,
Alta
Contact:rrrocommunitygarden@gmail.com
Landowner:Reserve land for Calgary Catholic School Board
Established:2009
Insurance:Yes, through Rocky Ridge and Royal Oak Community Association
Gardener's Profile:Residents of Rocky Ridge and Royal Oak Community
Site Size:10,000 sq. ft.
Number Of Plots:40
Plot Size:4 ft. x 10 ft.
Annual Fee:30
Major Funding:City of Calgary Community Garden Pilot Project grant, Ecofootprint Project grant
Electricity:No, not available
Water:Yes, Calgary Parks irrigation system - 3 tap-in locations
Fence:No
Raised Beds:Yes
Shed:No, on-site cedar tool box
Path Materials:Trail mix donated by the City of Calgary (gravel mixture)
Organic Restrictions:Yes, organic practises
Amenities:No
Paid Facilitator:No
Social Events:Mid-summer Meet Your Fellow Gardeners; End of season Community Open-House
Challenges:Minor vandalism, coodinating & engaging volunteers
Is the Garden on Private Land or Public?:Public