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Start a Community-based Garden With Purdue Extension, from improving access to fruits and vegetables to educating people on how food is grown, community gardens offer many benefits to the place you call home. Now, Purdue Extension can help you get one started in your own neighborhood with it's Grass to Garden program!

Please check back or subscribe to our DFFS newsletter to register for upcoming classes!

Who can join?

  • Non-profit employees
  • Local officials
  • Community volunteers
  • Garden enthusiasts

What will I learn?

Every garden project is unique, and Grass to Garden will help you learn more than just how to grow plants-helping your program thrive by:

  • Strengthening agricultural and community development efforts
  • Improving access to local, nutritious foods
  • Creating healthier communities, and more!

Contact Us

Mailing Address

Karen Mitchell

Horticulture and Landscape Architecture
Purdue Extension

615 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

AVAILABLE AT 8AM TO 5PM

(765) 494-1930

Mailing Address

Laurynn Thieme

Extension Educator
Delaware County

100 W. Main Street
Muncie, IN 47305

AVAILABLE AT 8AM TO 5PM

(765) 747-7732

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