Community Gardens Ta...

“Gardeners are the most generous people in the world,” says Peterson Garden Project founder LaManda Joy. And this is what we learned, or confirmed, at the recent event, Community Gardens Take Action Against Hunger. Peterson Garden Project shared our own best practices with a roomful of people...

Focus on the Positiv...

There are many joys in community gardening. I’ve run out of fingers, toes, the fingers and toes of my family, and of my friends, to count the amazing people I’ve met since I started gardening in a community, instead of just in my own backyard. Sometimes it’s fun to just walk around, looking...

Fall Planting: Grow2...

Starting this weekend, the Grow2Give teams at The Peterson Garden Project will start removing summer crops and planting for fall.  Here’s how we, and you, can approach this project. IMPORTANT NOTE: When you clean out your garden, take the plant material HOME and compost it or dispose. We...