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Getting Started -4


So you want to start a community garden. You've come to the right place. 

This portion of the site was created as a How To Manual for those interested in starting or managing a community garden in the Calgary area. 


Through a series of checklists and exercises, we'll walk you you how to start a community garden in Calgary. 




We break it down into 7 simple steps:Howto Start4

1. Create community support

2. Obtain a site

3. Design your garden

4. Establish garden guidelines

5. Manage money matters

6. Nurture your team

7. Maintain your garden


Of course, once your garden is started, you'll find heaps of information about gardening in Calgary in the resources section of our website.